Lang Lang reaches out to China’s ‘left-behind’ children

January 11, 2017 by norman lebrecht

1 comment.

There are 9.02 million children in rural China whose parents leave home to work in the cities, depositing the children mostly in the care of grandparents. The so-called ‘left-behind’ children are seen as a growing social issue.

Lang Lang has given a fund-raising concert to help improve their situation and has pledged to do more.

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Comments (1)

  1. me! says:

    I love that Lang Lang — he really has a social conscience and heart and there is just not enough of that amongst successful performers.

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