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Chinese Orchestral Music / Leaper, Jean, Czecho-slovak Rso


Release Date: 12/17/1992 
Label:  Marco Polo   Catalog #: 223408   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Huguang XinDing Shan-deChen GangXinghai Xian
Conductor:  Adrian LeaperKenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Gada Meilin by Huguang Xin
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; China 
Length: 17 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2. Xinjiang Dance no 1 by Ding Shan-de
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; China 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ding Shande (1957) 
3. Xinjiang Dance no 2 by Ding Shan-de
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; China 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ding Shande (1958) 
4. Fantasy on a Xinjiang Folk Song by Chen Gang
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 6 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Peter Breiner 
5. Drum and Song by Chen Gang
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: China 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Peter Breiner 
6. Dagger Dance by Chen Gang
Conductor:  Adrian Leaper
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: China 
Length: 7 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Peter Breiner 
7. The Yellow River by Xinghai Xian
Conductor:  Kenneth Jean
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1940; China 
Length: 13 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Breiner under the title "Yellow River Fantasy" f
This work was arranged collectively by members of the Central Philharmonic Society of China in 1970 under the title "The Yellow River Piano Concerto." 

Sound Samples

Gada Meilin
Xinjiang Dance No. 1
Xinjiang Dance No. 2
Fantasy on a Xinjiang Folk Song (arr. P. Breiner): Fantasy on a Xinjiang Folk Song
Drum and Song (arr. P. Breiner): Drum and Song
Dagger Dance (arr. P. Breiner): Dagger Dance
Yellow River Fantasy (arr. P. Breiner): Yellow River Fantasy

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