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The lack of music education in state schools could be depriving the industry of future classical talent – and superstar pianist Lang Lang is determined to turn things around. Last week at The Global Awards 2019, pianist Lang Lang spoke out about the lack of music education in state schools – and warns the industry is missing out as a result. Speaking to an audience of more than 3,000 people at Hammersmith's Eventim Apollo, he said: "In our world, music lessons [have] become a real challenge." Lang Lang told audiences at the Awards: "I really want to work with all of you to bring music [classes] back to the [state] schools." He also tweeted:

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