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China Exchange - Ying Zhang, Ge Gan-ru, Kawai Shiu, Et Al


Release Date: 02/09/1999 
Label:  Composers Recordings, Inc. (Cri)   Catalog #: 805   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ge Gan-RuKawai ShiuLuo Jing JingJason Kao Hwang,   ... 
Performer:  Frank Su HuangRichard FosterKenneth SaxonKatie Helms,   ... 
Conductor:  Kawai ShiuJin Xiang
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Music for Homemade InstrumentsChinese Instrument Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Yi Feng by Ge Gan-Ru
Performer:  Frank Su Huang (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1982; China 
Date of Recording: 04/1998 
Venue:  Recording Studio, Shanghai, China 
Length: 13 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
2. Winter Tide by Kawai Shiu
Performer:  Richard Foster (Violin), Kenneth Saxon (Piano), Katie Helms (Clarinet),
Kim Felder (Flute), Jameson Platte (Cello)
Conductor:  Kawai Shiu
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; Alabama, USA 
Venue:  FNB Concert Hall, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3. Mosquito by Luo Jing Jing
Performer:  Evelyne Luest (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  North Pacific Inc. 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
4. Flight of Whispers by Jason Kao Hwang
Performer:  Jason Kao Hwang (Violin), Sima Wolf (Metal Pipe), David Simons (Propane Can),
Carole Weber (Broiler Pan), Skip LaPlante (Zither), Jody Kruskal (Zither),
Lisa Karrer (Bowls)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Music for Homemade Instruments
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1996 
Date of Recording: 02/1997 
Venue:  Full House Productions, New York, NY 
Length: 14 Minutes 43 Secs. 
5. Chinese Music by James Fei
Performer:  James Fei (Bass Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997 
Date of Recording: 08/1998 
Venue:  Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
6. Flying Swan by Chen Yuanlin
Performer:  Chen Yuanlin (Electronics), Michael Lowenstern (Clarinet), Ying Zhuo (Violin),
Yeh Ying (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 10/24/1992 
Venue:  Live  Recital Hall, SUNY Stony Brook, NY 
Length: 11 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Chinese 
7. Edge: Excerpt(s) by Byron Au Yong
Performer:  Tessa Brinkman (Conch Shell), Karl Seely (Conch Shell), Loren Dempster (Conch Shell),
Byron Au Yong (Prayer Bowl), Anna Vinten Johansen (Prayer Bowl), Ian Rashkin (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994 
Date of Recording: 05/24/1994 
Venue:  Brechemin Auditorium, U. of Washington 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
8. Absolute Solo! by Fred Ho
Performer:  Fred Ho (Baritone Saxophone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993 
Date of Recording: 12/12/1996 
Venue:  Harmolodic Studio, Harlem, NY 
Length: 6 Minutes 46 Secs. 
9. Sad Melody at Yanshi City by Jin Xiang
Conductor:  Jin Xiang
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chinese Instrument Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989 
Length: 4 Minutes 50 Secs. 
10. Woodman's Song by Zhang Ying
Performer:  Gao Hong (Pipa), Zhao Taisheng (Da ruan), Li Mengfan (Cheng),
Sun Guisheng (Hsiao), Ziu Changfu (Erhu)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 

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