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Chen Yi
Chen Yi (simplified Chinese: 陈怡; traditional Chinese: 陳怡; pinyin: Chén Yí) (born April 4, 1953) is a Chinese violinist and composer of contemporary classical music. She was the first Chinese woman to receive a Master of Arts (M...
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Xian Xinghai
Xian Xinghai or Sinn Sing Hoi (13 June 1905 – 30 October 1945) (Chinese: 冼星海; pinyin: Xiǎn Xīnghăi; Wade–Giles: Hsien Hsing-hai) was one of the earliest generation of Chinese composers influenced by western classical music and ...
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Chinese Music
... Discusses efforts by the Chinese Musician's International Network, and later the Chinese Music ... activities designed to create a better understanding of Chinese music in the West. ...
... under music director Shen Sin-yan. Includes an introduction showcasing the work of the Chinese Music ... Presents brief program notes for nine pieces in the repertoire of the Chinese Classical Orchestra ... Society of North America in its efforts to promote international knowledge and understanding of the Chinese classical composition. ...
Nimbus (1993) 7 tracks 01:11:17
... Wu Man: Chinese Music for the Pipa Nimbus Copyright © 1993. Used by permission of Nimbus ... Performer: Wu Man Performance: Chinese Music for the Pipa ... Performance: Chinese Music for the Pipa ...
... Compares Chinese and Western music theory, focusing on aspects of pitch, duration, and notation ... that differentiate the two musics. Notes that while Chinese music theory is indispensable for learning ... Chinese music, it has not been taught in Chinese schools for many years. Most Chinese musicians and musicologists know only Western music theory. ...
... The recording "Chinese Music Festival" with Shen Sinyan as musical director is reviewed (Chinese ... Music Society Records - Chinese Music Masterpiece Series). ...
... The efforts of the Chinese Music International Network and the Chinese Music Society of North ... Chinese music, particularly in light of increased global consumerism, are described. ...
... A study is presented that provides first time singers of Chinese music with a new repertoire and ... performance guide of contemporary Chinese art songs, enabling them to perform these songs using the ... original language, Mandarin-Chinese, and develop a grasp for the true meaning of the songs. Different ...
... Provides a scholarly overview of Chinese vocal music and focuses on the repertoire and performance ... practice of art songs in their original Mandarin Chinese. Includes detailed discussion of the ... pronunciation of Mandarin Chinese and briefly profiles influential Chinese poets and songwriters Yiu ...
... Thirty years ago, the harmonic theory of Chinese music was posited at a conference in the US. In ... the 21st century, global music includes Chinese classical music. The Chinese Classical Orchestra, led ... by Shen Sin-yan, has made Chinese music more accessible in the US for the last three decades. ...
... Discusses Russian Chinese folk music, noting that it is different from the music of Chinese ... music thinking is "vertical." Notes that in addition to Chinese influence in the text of Russian ... Chinese folk songs, their music is influenced by Chinese music. Comments on the dance music of the ...
... The author reflects on four areas of research in Chinese music: (1) the implication on present-day ... Chinese culture by events of the past, (2) the result of syncretism of Chinese music with other ... Chinese tonal systems, and (4) the lack of evolution in Chinese music. The differences between Chinese ...
... Traditional Chinese music in British Columbia, specifically near Vancouver, has emerged and ... traditional Chinese music and its development and history in Canada, examining the University of ... influenced the local culture, but cannot attract as many devotees as Western music can. Sheng looks at ...
Hong Kong: Good Fortunes
Gig (2014) Vol. 10, No. 16, pp. 14-15
... Conducting competition for Chinese Music, initiated by artistic director Yan Huichang. The first ... contest took place in 2011 and was considered a milestone in the contemporary development of Chinese orchestral music. ... Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra is on a mission to bring more western audiences and artists to Chinese ...
... background, (2) composing, (3) the interaction between Western and Chinese music, and (4) the future of Chinese music. ... In an interview, Chinese composer Zhou Long discusses a variety of topics, including: (1) his ...
... Chinese instruments, vocals, and environments/ambiences are recorded superbly. Wishes the liner notes ... included English translations for Chinese dialogs. Includes a photograph of the library's cover art, and presents contact information for Discovery Firm. ...
About Being Chinese
Sonus (1996) Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 3-5
... musical forms, as they pertain to the current state of "Chinese" music. Discusses traditional ... Chinese musical forms, and nostalgia among Chinese scholars to locate an authentic Chinese music. Argues ... Author, a composer from China, discusses his Chinese heritage and traditional Chinese cultural and ...