Lang Lang performs with global youth orchestra on UN Day

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Lang Lang. UN Photo/Amanda Voisard

Young musicians from around the world are preparing to perform at the UN with the world-renowned concert pianist Lang Lang.

On Friday evening, Lang Lang and 16-time Grammy Award winner Sting are marking United Nations Day with a concert in the General Assembly Hall.

UN Day commemorates the birth of the Organization with the entry into force of the UN Charter on 24 October 1945.

Alexandra King met Lang Lang and the young musicians during rehearsals on the eve of the concert.

She compiled this report.

Duration: 2'11"

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