Chinese Rap: The Music of Chen Yi

Release Date: 6/10/2016
Label: Centaur
Catalog Number: CRC3440
Composer: Chen Yi
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Born in China in 1953, Chen Yi is a prolific composer who blends Chinese and Western traditions, transcending cultural and musical boundaries. Kennesaw State plays sections from Chinese Folk Songs, Vol. 1 and Vol. 3. Recorded from 2010-2014 in Morgan Concert Hall at Kennesaw State University, featuring the orchestra, chamber ensembles and wind ensemble.
Works on This Recording
1. Chinese Rap for Violin and Orchestra by Chen Yi
Performer: Helen Kim (Violin)
Conductor: Michael Alexander
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2013 ;
2. A Set of Chinese Folksongs, Vol. 1: Fengyang Song by Chen Yi
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1994 ;
3. A Set of Chinese Folksongs, Vol. 1: Flowing Stream by Chen Yi
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1994 ;
4. A Set of Chinese Folksongs, Vol. 3: Du Diu Deng by Chen Yi
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1994 ;
5. Romance and Dance for Violin and Piano by Chen Yi
Performer: Robert Henry (Piano), Helen Kim (Violin)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1998 ;
6. Tu for Wind Ensemble by Chen Yi
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2002-2003 ;
7. Momentum by Chen Yi
Conductor: Michael Alexander
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1998 ;
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