Lang Lang Piano Academy: mastering the piano level 5 (approximately equivalent to Grade 5/Intermediate) includes sections on legato pedalling, phrasing and rubato and new accompaniment styles.


  1. Developing dexterity
  2. Instinctive pedalling
  3. Refining the touch
  4. Phrasing and rubato
  5. Character
  6. Ornamentation
  7. Interpretation and style
  8. Performing

Mastering the piano is the first series of books to be launched in the Lang Lang Piano Academy. Comprising five progressive books, mastering the piano captures Lang Lang’s passion, drive and extraordinary mastery of the piano. Each book gives students the chance to learn from this exceptional talent, with: 8 units that develop key aspects of piano technique; specially devised exercises & studies; a diverse selection of repertoire including Lang Lang’s favourite works;  and inspirational commentary & guidance from Lang Lang himself.

Listen to Lang Lang perform  Prelude in C by J. S. Bach

Download FREE Scales & Arpeggios Chart for Level 5