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Music is a universal language, says Lang Lang as he does Canto-pop for handover anniversary

Concert pianist Lang Lang was in Hong Kong last week for a series of events to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the handover.

Wednesday, 4 July, 2012, 12:00am

Keys to the future

Lang Lang is a busy boy - although 'boy' is a little unfair these days: the most renowned classical music performer of his generation, more rock star than concert pianist, he is now 29 years old.

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Pianist Lang Lang honoured by Prince Charles

The virtuoso pianist Lang Lang has become the youngest and the first Chinese artist given an honorary doctorate by Britain's Royal College of Music.

The 28-year-old was one of several artists honoured on Thursday at the college in London. Prince Charles presented Lang with the award.

14 May 2011 - 12:00am

Surrogacy helped Su Lang - now she helps others

For four years, Beijing-born Su Lang tried desperately to have a baby. But it was only after three miscarriages and much disappointment that her doctor gave her the devastating news that fibroids in her uterus would prevent her from ever carrying a baby to term.

30 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

Yesterday's report, 'HK prices a sour note for Lang Lang', on page A2 said the album deal that pianist Lang Lang signed with Sony Classical is worth HK$3 million. The deal is worth US$3 million.

28 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Mixed reviews

Upcoming Chinese pianist Lang Lang has just achieved one of the most prestigious accomplishments for any musician - a concert at Carnegie Hall.

Described as a 'superstar Chinese pianist' in the US, Lang's skills have attracted huge media attention.

12 Nov 2003 - 12:00am

Lang quits as coach

Hong Kong: Popular Lang Ping has tendered her resignation as coach of the Chinese national women's volleyball team, citing health reasons.

Lang, a former ace spiker, submitted her resignation on grounds of poor health after the Asian Games in Bangkok, reports from China said.

26 Feb 1999 - 12:00am

Less proves to be more in mystery

THE WELL, starring Pamela Rabe, Miranda Otto. Directed by Samantha Lang. Category IIA. Golden Gateway.

THIS psychological drama, directed by Australia's Samantha Lang, puts the sense of isolation that comes from the vast, open spaces of the Great Southern Land to good use.

21 Jun 1998 - 12:00am

On the right road in Stanley

I REFER to the letter (South China Morning Post, March 24) regarding the temporary, single-lane one-way system in Stanley.

I can see that there are merits in continuing the present one-way system as pointed out by your reader, though this may lead to a slightly longer detour for residents on both Stanley Village and Beach Roads.

7 Apr 1993 - 12:00am