Lang Lang: "We need to connect with everybody to build a musical education"

Lang Lang arrives at the Classic BRIT Awards, ahead of receiving his International Artist of the Year accolade.

Chinese pianist Lang Lang arrives on the red carpet outside of London's Royal Albert Hall ahead of being named International Artist of the Year at the Classic BRIT Awards 2013 .

The special award is being given to Lang Lang in recognition of his global success as a recording artist and performer, as well as his work in popularising the piano among young players in China and beyond.

Classic FM's Lucy Coward asked him about his efforts to promote music education.

"We need to connect with everybody to build a musical education," said Lang Lang, dedicating "more efforts to work with children."
 

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