Genre: Vocal Jazz / StandardsDuration: 00:22:18Year: 2013Musicians:LANG LANG - piano DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER - vocals Das Radio-Sinfonieorchester (RSO) Stuttgart of SWR Management: STÉPHANE DENÈVETrack List: - My Favorite Thing (Richard Rodgers) - Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Harold Arlen) - Let's Do It, Let's Fall in Lowe (Cole Porter) - Stairway to the Stars (Matty Malneck / Frank Signorelli)Information : 20th Jazz Open Stuttgart held on the 7th of July 2013 from the courtyard of the New Castle.Lang Lang is a Chinese celebrated genius concert pianist who has performed with leading orchestras in Europe, the United States and his native China. He began piano lessons at age three. At the age of five, he won first place at the Shenyang Piano Competition and performed his first public recital and was awarded first prize for outstanding artistic performance at the fourth International Competition for Young Pianists in Ettlingen, Germany at age 11. Lang has given sold out recitals and concerts in many major cities and was the first Chinese pianist to be engaged by the Berlin Philharmonic, the Vienna Philharmonic and some top American orchestras. Lang is a featured soloist on the Golden Globe winning score of The Painted Veil and can be heard on the soundtrack of The Banquet. Finally, he has performed for numerous international dignitaries including the former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan, President Barack Obama, Queen Elizabeth II, President Hu Jintao of China, President Horst Köhler of Germany, Prince Charles, as well as Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Polish President Lech Kaczynski. Lang currently resides in New York City.The Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra (German: Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart des SWR) is an orchestra based in Stuttgart in Germany. The ensemble was founded in 1945 by American occupation authorities as the orchestra for Radio Stuttgart, under the name Sinfonieorchester von Radio Stuttgart (Symphony Orchestra of Radio Stuttgart). Conducted by Stéphane Denève, the orchestra has a reputation for performing contemporary music. The orchestra has recorded for several labels, including Hänssler and ECM New Series.