Latest News:  
Beijing   Overcast/Cloudy    27 / 17 ℃  City Forecast

Home>>Life & Culture

Lang Lang receives honorary doctorate degree from Manhattan School of Music


11:42, May 12, 2012

Renowned Chinese pianist Lang Lang delivers commencement remarks during the Manhattan School of Music's 86th commencement at the Riverside Church in New York, the United States, May 11, 2012. Lang Lang was conferred the honorary Degree of Doctor of Musical Arts from the prestigious Manhattan School of Music here on Friday. (Xinhua/Wu Jingdan)

Leave your comment1 comments

  1. Name

PD User at 2012-05-22173.178.171.*
There is not a less deserving pianist than Lang Lang to receive this award. The "prestigious" Manhattan School of Music has now lost its prestige.

Selections for you

  1. Free education benefits children

  2. Contemporary Youth Sculpture Exhibition

  3. China launches Science and Technology Week

  4. Rare 'Ring of Fire' solar eclipse seen in Beijing

Most Popular


  1. Easing liquidity not a cure-all
  2. As Beijing remains mum, trade relationships suffer
  3. Intentions behind Japanese right-wingers’ collusion with ‘World Uyghur Congress’
  4. Real intentions of US exercise in Middle East
  5. Short-term trade recovery expected to elude China
  6. Stronger policies needed to push dividend payouts
  7. US, China must co-op to defuse confidence crisis
  8. Regulations holding back financial sector’s progress
  9. City banks' IPO push puts investors at risk
  10. Ways to develop low-carbon economy in China

What's happening in China

Wolf injured by hunters limps into govt building

  1. 'Online angels' provide netizens advice, support
  2. Costs soar in HK for mainland moms
  3. HK tops ranking of Chinese cities' competitiveness
  4. Oil supplies increase as demand fades
  5. Wenzhou outlines lending reforms

PD Online Data

  1. Spring Festival
  2. Chinese ethnic odyssey
  3. Yangge in Shaanxi
  4. Gaoqiao in Northern China
  5. The drum dance in Ansai