Sicklist: Lang Lang is still out

Sicklist: Lang Lang is still out


norman lebrecht

September 26, 2017

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.



  • 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.

  • David Boxwell says:

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