Lang Lang, Hannu Lintu & RSO
Thu 01.9. 19:00
Lang Lang, the sensational Chinese pianist, returns to Finland to perform for the first time at Helsinki Music Centre as part of the Helsinki Festival 2016. Lang Lang will be accompanied by the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert conducted by Hannu Lintu. The programme will include music by Ludwig van Beethoven and Sergei Prokofiev.
Lang Lang (born in 1982) is a true rock star of classical music, who has been charming audiences around the world since a very young age. He has performed with some of the world’s best orchestras and musicians, and has inspired an entire generation of Chinese pianists.
The charismatic Lang Lang has also attracted new audiences to classical music concerts and made the music accessible to young listeners. His phenomenal interpretations will impress even the most discerning classical music enthusiasts.
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Hannu Lintu, Conductor
Lang Lang, piano
Ludwig van Beethoven: Coriolan Overture Op. 62
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano concerto no. 4
Einojuhani Rautavaara: Lintukoto
Sergei Prokofiev: Piano concerto no. 3
The concert includes one intermission.