Lang Lang at Latitude Festival
Superstar pianist Lang Lang stunned the crowds at this weekend's Latitude Festival with an amazing performance in the middle of a lake
1. Lang Lang at Latitude
Piano star Lang Lang wowed the Latitude crowd with his midday performance on the beautiful Waterfront stage.
2. A dramatic entrance
The Chinese star arrived by gondola for his set on the water bound stage – we’re not sure how he got his grand piano there!
3. Lang Lang plays Chopin and Liszt
Lang Lang thrilled the large crowd that lined both banks of the lake with a set comprising, of piece by, amongst others, Chopin and Liszt.
4. Liszt’s Widmung
Lang Lang ended his set with Liszt’s Widmung (“Dedication”), a piece he appropriately dedicated to the crowd.
5. Lang Lang wowed the crowds
Lang Lang charmed the crowd with his trademark exuberance.
6. Latitude Festival
The festival, held in the beautiful Suffolk countryside, bills itself as more than just a music festival, with comedy, book and poetry readings vying for people’s attention with rock bands and ballet dancers.
7. An unexpected guest
The sun made a welcome guest appearance during Lang Lang's set.
8. Lang Lang's tour continues
Lang Lang's punishing schedule continues with European and US dates.
9. Lang Lang at Latitude Festival 2012
Lang Lang enjoyed his water-bound performance. After his set he tweeted: "Had a wonderful time at @LatitudeFest. Beautiful day! First time taking a gondola to a stage".