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Lang Lang Plays From Bach's Goldberg Variations

Clip: 09/10/2020 | 2m 33s | Video has closed captioning.

Virtuoso pianist Lang Lang has conquered many musical mountains, but now he takes on what he considers his Mount Everest: Bach’s Goldberg Variations. Unable to perform for live audiences during the pandemic, the pianist has taken to Zoom to offer a special performance for Christiane, and to explain just what this masterwork means to him.

Aired: 09/10/20

Rating: NR

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