Li Yundi brings his piano recital

Updated: 2006-11-16 09:53

Gifted pianist Li Yundi brings his piano recital to Century Theater on December 3.

Called "extravagantly gifted and highly accomplished" by the Los Angeles Times, China pianist Li Yundi was born in 1982 in Chongqing and first gained worldwide attention after winning first prize at the 2000 Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw. He was the first person in 15 years to be awarded a first prize.

In Jun 2003, Li made his United States debut at Carnegie Hall as part of Steinway¡¯s 150th anniversary gala concert. Highlights of the 2003-04 season include appearances with the Cincinnati Symphony, Moscow Philharmonic, Budapest Festival Orchestra, Israel Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, and Malaysian Philharmonic.

For improving performing experiences of several years, Yundi already has a distinct musical personality, thus he does not need to strive for brilliance or individuality. He seemly has obtained a balanced Chopin style and is improving to a more perfect situation now. In this Dec, he will perform in Century Theater to present his upswing talents.

Li Yundi Beijing piano recital
Date/Time: 7:30pm, December 3
Location: Century Theater, No.40 of Liang Ma Qiao Road, Chao Yang District
Ticket: RMB 100(out),180,280,380,580,680,980(VIP),1280(VIP)

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