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

Imprint New York, N.Y. : CBS, [1988], p1981.


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 Pittsburg Lobby Compact Discs  CD WORLD Phases    ---  Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Analog recordings.
Issued in 1981 on analog disc (CBS Masterworks: M 36705) and cassette (CBS Masterworks: MT 36705).
"Produced by the China Record Company"--Container back.
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 [or Bai] Juyi, including an introductory note on the circumstances which inspired him to write the poem (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Compiled by Earl Price.
Contents The moon mirrored in the pool / composed by Hua Yanjun (with Wang Guotong, erhu. 5:11) -- The moon on high : traditional (12:07) -- Days of emancipation / composed by Zhu Jianer (2:40) -- Dance of the Yao people / composed by Liu Tieshan and Mao Yuan (6:06) -- Flowing water : Peking opera melody / composed by Gu Guanren (Traditional Instruments Orchestra of the Central Conservatory. 3:11) -- 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. 3:23) -- 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 (2:09) -- Song of the herdsmen : folk song of the Mongolian nationality / arranged by Huang Xiaofei (Traditional Instruments Orchestra of the Central Conservatory ; Huang Xiaofei, conductor. 6:06) -- Spring on a moonlit river : traditional (with Zhang Tasen, pipa. 9:24).
Performer Performed principally by the Central Broadcasting Traditional Instruments Orchestra, conducted by Peng Xiuwen.
Event Recorded principally in 1980 by the China Record Company. The 7th and 8th works recorded earlier, with monophonic sound.
Subject Ethnic music recordings -- China.
Music -- China.
Folk music -- China.
Compact discs.
Added Author P`eng, Hsiu-wen. Conductor.
Price, Earl.
Bai, Juyi, 772-846.
Chung yang jen min kuang po tien t`ai (Peking, China). Min tsu yueh t`uan. Performer.
Added Title Traditional Chinese music
Standard No. 7464367052
Music No. MT 36705 CBS Masterworks
MK 36705 CBS
M 36705 CBS Masterworks

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