May 04, 2011
Yundi Li at China's cultural epicentre
The stage is set for a major event in the Chinese capital of Beijing as Chinese pianist Yundi Li, a mega star at home and abroad, gets ready to perform at the National Centre for the Performing Arts.
The distinctive building, designed by French architect Paul Andreu and known as The Egg, demonstrates an ambition to become the epicentre of Chinese culture.
Preparing for the concert, Yundi Li told us: “Beijing’s public is really enthusiastic and many attend my concerts. The audience is made up of professional elites. They know the music very well.Read article