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Romantic Piano Concertos - The Yellow River Concerto, Etc


Release Date: 09/28/1999 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8554499   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Xinghai XianSam TouDu Ming-xinJienhong Wang,   ... 
Performer:  Yin Cheng-Zong
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. The Yellow River by Xinghai Xian
Performer:  Yin Cheng-Zong (Piano)
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1940; China 
Notes: This work was arranged collectively by members of the Central Philharmonic Society of China in 1970 under the title "The Yellow River Piano Concerto." 
2. Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs by Sam Tou
Performer:  Yin Cheng-Zong (Piano)
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Written: China 
3. The Mermaid: Suite by Du Ming-xin
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: China 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Wu Zu-jiang. 
4. Variations (3) on an Ancient Chinese Melody by Jienhong Wang
Performer:  Yin Cheng-Zong (Piano)
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: China 
5. Red Lilies Crimson and Bright by Jienhong Wang
Performer:  Yin Cheng-Zong (Piano)
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: China 
6. Happy Loso by Chen-Zong Yin
Performer:  Yin Cheng-Zong (Piano)
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: China 
7. Colorful Clouds Chasing the Moon by Traditional
Performer:  Yin Cheng-Zong (Piano)
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Written: China 
Notes: Arranged: Wang Jiezhong and Yin Cheng-Zong 

Sound Samples

The Yellow River Piano Concerto: I. Prelude: The Song of the Yellow River Boatmen
The Yellow River Piano Concerto: II. Ode to the Yellow River
The Yellow River Piano Concerto: III. The Yellow River in Anger
The Yellow River Piano Concerto: IV. Defend the Yellow River
Colourful Clouds (arr. Jienzhong Wang, Ying Chenzong): Colourful Clouds
Happy Loso
Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs: No. 1. Elegy
Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs: No. 2. Friendship
Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs: No. 3. Nostalgia
Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs: No. 4. Grassland Love Song
Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs: No. 5. Children's Dance
Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs: No. 6. Sorrow
Inner-Mongolian Folk Songs: No. 7. Dance
The Mermaid Suite: I. Ginseng
The Mermaid Suite: II. Coral
The Mermaid Suite: III. Waterweed
The Mermaid Suite: IV. Wedding Scene
Red Lilies Crimson and Bright (arr. Jianzhong Wang for piano solo)
3 Variations on an Ancient Chinese Melody (arr. Jianzhong Wang for piano solo)

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