Chinese Ambassador to Finland and his wife met Mr. Li Yundi, a reputed Chinese pianist on 29 August, 2011 in Helsinki and a welcome dinner was held in his honor.
Invited by the Helsinki Festival, Mr. Li's first visit to Finland turned out to be a great success. Audience thanked him for the excellent solo performance with long and warm applause, forcing him to return to the stage three times. Mr. Li presented a number of pieces including "Colored Clouds Chasing Moon" and "At The Far Away Place", two popular folk songs in China. Celebrated people in the music field of Finland commented the performance favorably.