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Title Phases of the moon [sound recording] : traditional Chinese music.

Publication Info. New York, N.Y. : CBS, [1988?]
[1988?], p1981


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Three Rivers PL - Channahon Music - TRBB-2  CD WOR PHA    AVAILABLE
Description 1 audio disc : digital, stereophonic, monophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 005800
Description performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Note Compiled by Earl Price.
Performer Performed principally by the Central Broadcasting Traditional Instruments Orchestra, conducted by Peng Xiuwen.
Note "Produced by the China Record Company"--Container.
Event Recorded principally in 1980 by the China Record Company; the 7th and 8th works recorded earlier, with monophonic sound.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes by Earl Price; further notes from the China Record Company including brief notes on the composers, performers, and instruments; and a complete poem in English translation by Bo Juyi, including an introductory note on the circumstances which inspired him to write the poem (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents The moon mirrored in the pool / composed by Hua Yanjun (with Wang Guotong, erhu) (5:12) -- The moon on high : traditional (12:08) -- Days of emancipation / composed by Zhu Jianer (2:40) -- Dance of the Yao people / composed by Liu Tieshan and Mao YŁan (6:07) -- Flowing water : Peking opera melody / composed by Gu Guanren (Traditional Instruments Orchestra of the Central Conservatory) (3:12) -- Tashwayi : Uygur folk music / arranged by Khurban Ibrahin (Orchestra of the Song and Dance Ensemble of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region) (5:00) -- Spring on the Pamir Plateau / composed by Li Tatong (Li Tatong, dizi) (3:22) -- Purple bamboo melody : folk music / arranged by Ma Shenglong (combined orchestras of the Shanghai Philharmonic Society and the Peking Opera Theatre of Shanghai) (2:39) -- Dancing in the moonlight : folk music of the Axi nationality / arranged by Peng Xiuwen (2:10) -- Song of the herdsmen : folk song of the Mongolian nationality / arranged by Huang Xiaofei (Traditional Instruments Orchestra of the Central Conservatory ; Huang Xiaofei, conductor) (6:05) -- Spring on a moonlit river : traditional (with Zhang Tasen, pipa) (9:25).
Subject Music -- China.
Folk music -- China.
Ethnic music recordings -- China.
Added Author Price, Earl.
Peng, Xiuwen, conductor.
Bai, Juyi, 772-846.
Zhong yang ren min guang bo dian tai (Beijing, China). Min zu yue tuan, performer.
Added Title Traditional Chinese music
Standard No. 7464367052
Music No. MK 36705 CBS

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