Despite a tight touring schedule and getting the score just three weeks ago, Lang Lang had learnt his part remarkably well. Some of the orchestra's musicians, including the 50 pianists playing 50 Steinway-designed Lang Lang baby grand pianos, were visibly in awe of his professionalism.
PHOTO: SHAWN TEO
INTERNATIONAL pianist Lang Lang is heavily perspiring. In white T-shirt, white sneakers and black jeans folded up to his ankles, he is rehearsing at the National Stadium the new Concerto In Three Movements composed by Kelly Tang, accompanied by the Metropolitan Festival...