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SHENG, Bright: Phoenix (The) / Red Silk Dance / Tibetan Swing / H'un (Lacerations) (Sheng, Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

    

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SHENG, Bright: Phoenix (The) / Red Silk Dance / Tibetan Swing / H'un (Lacerations) (Sheng, Seattle Symphony, Schwarz)

The Phoenix, co-commissioned by the Seattle Symphony and Danish National Symphony Orchestra, was inspired by a Hans Christian Andersen tale, the mythical bird symbolizing for Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng “the muse of all peoples.” Aggressive fervor seeks meditative peace in H’un: In memoriam 1966–1976, hailed by The New YorkTimes as “a searing portrait of the Cultural Revolution in China…deeply affecting.” Sheng’s exquisite Spring Dreams, Three Fantasias and Tibetan Dance are available on Naxos 8.570601. China Dreams and Nanking Nanking can be heard on Naxos 8.555866.


Sheng, Bright

  Red Silk Dance
1.   Red Silk Dance 00:15:13
  Tibetan Swing
2.   Tibetan Swing 00:09:07

Sheng, Bright
Sheng, Bright, lyricist(s)

  The Phoenix
3.   The Phoenix 00:23:38

Sheng, Bright

  H'un (Lacerations): In Memoriam 1966-1976
4.   H'un (Lacerations): In Memoriam 1966 - 1976 00:22:42

Total Playing Time: 01:10:40






Composer(s):
Sheng, Bright

Lyricist(s):
Sheng, Bright

Conductor(s):
Schwarz, Gerard

Orchestra(s):
Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Hill, Shana Blake; Sheng, Bright

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Orchestral; Vocal

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.559610

Barcode: 0636943961025

Physical Release: 03/2009

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