Sicklist: Lang Lang is still out

September 26, 2017 by norman lebrecht


He’s replaced in Seattle’s Distinguished Artist Series this week by Marc-André Hamelin.

Whatever flared up in his left arm in April is taking more than twice as long as expected to heal.


Comments (4)

  1. John Borstlap says:

    My fly on the wall informed me that it was not only the left arm (practicing Ravel’s concerto) but also the right foot which got dislocated during the cadenza.

  2. David Boxwell says:

    It would be awful if Lang Lang came down with beri beri.

    1. John Borstlap says:

      …. especially if it were after a concert in Baden Baden.

      1. Wise Up There says:

        I doubt anyone would notice except the Dowager v K, the only person who admires him.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.