Chinese Instrumental Music: Traditional and Neo-traditional

Chinese Instrumental Music: Traditional and Neo-traditional

Featuring: Master musicians from the  Shanghai Conservatory of Music
Date: Wednesday, March 8
Time: 7 pm
Location: Pendleton Room, Michigan Union
Free and open to the public:  Reservation closed.

Wednesday, March 8

Concert: 7 pm at Pendleton Room, Michigan Union
“Chinese Instrumental Music: Traditional and Neo-traditional”
Performers: Master Musicians from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music
Reservation required

Featuring master musicians from the Shanghai conservatory of music, this concert will present ten pieces of newly composed Chinese instrumental music.

Chinese Instrumental Music: Traditional and Neo-Traditional”

Featuring master musicians form the Shanghai Conservatory of Music

Program:

1.Quintet

“Moonlit Night at the Flowery River in Spring” 《春江花月夜》

Traditional Music
Arranged by Wang Jianmin
Performers: 戴晓莲 Dai Xiaolian (qin); 祁瑶 Qi Yao (zheng); 邢立元 Xing Liyuan (erhu); 王俊侃 Wang Junkan (xiao); 冯依鸣Feng Yiming (pipa)

2.Dizi solo

“Trip to Gusu” 《姑苏行》 

Composed by Jiang Xianwei
Performers: 王俊侃 Wang Junkan (dizi); 牛矾琼 Niu Fanqiong (yangqin accompaniment)

3.Yangqin solo
“General’s Command” 《将军令》

Sichuan Yangqin music
Arranged by Xiang Zuhua
Performer: 牛矾琼 Niu Fanqiong (yangqin)

4. Erhu solo

“A Twig of Flowers” 《一枝花》 

Shandong folk music
Arranged by Zhang Shiye
Performers: 邢立元 Xing Liyuan (erhu); 牛矾琼 Niu Fanqiong (yangqin accompaniment)

5. Zheng solo

“Steel Horse Chimes Ringing at Buddhist Temples”《铁马吟》 

Composed by Zhao Dengshan
Performance: 祁瑶 Qi Yao (zheng)

6. Liuqin solo

“Sword Dance” 《剑器》

Composed by Xu Changjun
Performer: 张碧云 Zhang Biyun (liuqin)

7. Quintet

“A Naxi Folktune Quintet 《啊哩哩》 

Composed by Wang Jianmin
Performers: 祁瑶 Qi Yao (zheng); 邢立元 Xing Liyuan (erhu); 张碧云 Zhang Biyun (liuqin) ;王俊侃 Wang Junkan (dizi); 冯依鸣Feng Yiming (pipa)

8. Qin solo

“An Exiled Woman’s Story” 《大胡笳》  

Traditional Chinese music
Performer: 戴晓莲 Dai Xiaolian (qin)

9. Quintet

“Farewell at the Yang Pass” 《阳关三叠》

Traditional qin music, arranged by Hu Dengtiao
Performers: 祁瑶 Qi Yao (zheng); 邢立元 Xing Liyuan (erhu); 牛矾琼 Niu Fanqiong (yangqin); 张碧云 Zhang Biyun (liuqin) ; 冯依鸣Feng Yiming (pipa)

10. Quintet

 “A Joyful Evening” 《欢乐的夜晚》

Composed by Hu Dengtiao
Performers: 祁瑶 Qi Yao (zheng); 邢立元 Xing Liyuan (erhu); 牛矾琼 Niu Fanqiong (yangqin); 张碧云 Zhang Biyun (liuqin) ; 冯依鸣Feng Yiming (pipa)

 

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