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Lang Lang: Playing with Flying Keys<!--nosearch-->

Price: $16.99
Member Price: $15.29
Author: Lang,L
Publisher: Random House, 7/08
Format: PBK, 240pp
Region: East Asia
Country: China
HE STARTED LEARNING to play the piano when he was three years old in Shenyang, China. Today he is one of the worlds most outstanding pianists. In this engrossing life story, adapted by Michael French, Lang Lang not only recounts the difficult, often thrilling, events of his early days, but also shares his perspective on his rapidly changing homeland. He thoughtfully explores the differences between East and West, especially in the realm of classical music and cultural life. Shining through his rags-to-riches story of a child prodigy who came of age as a renowned musician, Lang Langs positive spirit, his dynamic personality, and his enduring passion for music will inspire readers of all ages. Young Adult level (BIP)