Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

 
Keyword Search
 
Classical Music Home > CHINA - Folk Music of China, Vol. 1: Folk Songs of Qinghai and Gansu

CHINA - Folk Music of China, Vol. 1: Folk Songs of Qinghai and Gansu

    
      

 

Back Cover Image 
Reviews
About this Recording
SONGLINES feature: China’s Musical Secrets (July 2020)

CHINA - Folk Music of China, Vol. 1: Folk Songs of Qinghai and Gansu

This series explores China’s rich and diverse musical heritage. The songs featured in this recording are folk songs of the five minority ethnic groups of Qinghai and Gansu provinces—Tu, Bonan, Dongxiang, Yugur and Salar. As with Chinese traditional visual arts, the song titles explain their mood and origin.


Traditional
Traditional, lyricist(s)

  Song of the Moon
1.   Play with flash player Song of the Moon 00:01:20
  The Beautiful Grassland
2.   Play with flash player The Beautiful Grassland 00:02:26
  La La Lo
3.   Play with flash player La La Lo 00:01:17
  History of the Yugurs
4.   Play with flash player History of the Yugurs 00:01:11
  Dressing the Groom
5.   Play with flash player Dressing the Groom 00:00:50
  The Bride Wears the Accessory
6.   Play with flash player The Bride Wears the Accessory 00:00:43
  The Yugurs from Xi Zhi Ha Zhi
7.   Play with flash player The Yugurs from Xi Zhi Ha Zhi 00:02:32
  Joda to the Groom
8.   Play with flash player Joda to the Groom 00:00:54
  A Pastoral Song
9.   Play with flash player A Pastoral Song 00:02:30
  Here Come the Guests
10.   Play with flash player Here Come the Guests 00:02:41
  Chanting at the Banquet
11.   Play with flash player Chanting at the Banquet 00:01:22
  Ba Xi Gu Liu Liu
12.   Play with flash player Ba Xi Gu Liu Liu 00:00:38
  Yu'er, a love song
13.   Play with flash player Yu'er, a love song 00:01:44
  San Hua Cao
14.   Play with flash player San Hua Cao 00:00:48
  Salar Zhi Ling
15.   Play with flash player Salar Zhi Ling 00:01:12
  Ixora on a High Mountain, Yu'er
16.   Play with flash player Ixora on a High Mountain, Yu'er 00:01:23
  Persicaria Orientalis, Hua'er
17.   Play with flash player Persicaria Orientalis, Hua'er 00:00:38
  Kids of The Salar Riding Waves, Hua'er
18.   Play with flash player Kids of The Salar Riding Waves, Hua'er 00:00:58
  The Yellow River on the Left and Cliffs on the Right
19.   Play with flash player The Yellow River on the Left and Cliffs on the Right 00:01:11
  Song of Toasting
20.   Play with flash player Song of Toasting 00:01:02
  A Traditional Wedding Song of Tu people
21.   Play with flash player A Traditional Wedding Song of Tu people 00:01:08
  Welcoming Guests
22.   Play with flash player Welcoming Guests 00:01:11
  An Zhao Dance
23.   Play with flash player An Zhao Dance 00:02:48
  Come to Play on the Ridge
24.   Play with flash player Come to Play on the Ridge 00:00:44
  Mounting the Horse
25.   Play with flash player Mounting the Horse 00:00:55
  Daughter's Complaint
26.   Play with flash player Daughter's Complaint 00:01:53
  Red Blossom Festival
27.   Play with flash player Red Blossom Festival 00:01:12
  A Girl's Song
28.   Play with flash player A Girl's Song 00:00:55
  The Lad Can't Move His Eyes Away
29.   Play with flash player The Lad Can't Move His Eyes Away 00:01:14
  Dongxiang Yi Ling
30.   Play with flash player Dongxiang Yi Ling 00:01:54
  Life is Short
31.   Play with flash player Life is Short 00:01:14
  Sour-Sweet Pears
32.   Play with flash player Sour - Sweet Pears 00:01:30
  Dongxiang Si Ling
33.   Play with flash player Dongxiang Si Ling 00:00:55
  Hardship in Old Age
34.   Play with flash player Hardship in Old Age 00:03:26
  An Old Peasant
35.   Play with flash player An Old Peasant 00:00:56
  Picturesque Valley of Tangwang
36.   Play with flash player Picturesque Valley of Tangwang 00:00:55
  A Dongxiang Girl's Song
37.   Play with flash player A Dongxiang Girl's Song 00:01:49
  Mi La Ga Hei
38.   Play with flash player Mi La Ga Hei 00:00:44
  The Rolling Dragon Brings the Rain
39.   Play with flash player The Rolling Dragon Brings the Rain 00:01:27
  A Bonan Melody
40.   Play with flash player A Bonan Melody 00:01:23
  A Melody about a Lover
41.   Play with flash player A Melody about a Lover 00:01:21
  Big Eyes
42.   Play with flash player Big Eyes 00:01:24
  A Pony
43.   Play with flash player A Pony 00:01:37
  Cang Lang Lang Melody
44.   Play with flash player Cang Lang Lang Melody 00:01:18
  A Banquet Song
45.   Play with flash player A Banquet Song 00:00:35
  A Straight Melody
46.   Play with flash player A Straight Melody 00:01:35

Total Playing Time: 01:03:23






Composer(s):
Traditional

Lyricist(s):
Traditional

Artist(s):
An, Guilan; Bai, Cuilan; Bai, Yufang; Dong, Siming; Guo, Changhai; Guo, Jianming; Han, Zhanxiang; Hu, Dehua; Li, Chenghua; Li, Wenhua; Long, Yumei; Ma, Haishan; Ma, Jinshan; Ma, Wei; Ma, Xiaoquan; Niu, Wanfu; Qiao, Ping; Sha, Jinxing; Xi, Yuxiu; Yang, Yongmei; Zhang, Tingrui

Label: Naxos World Music

Genre: World

Catalogue No: NXW76088-2

Barcode: 636943708828

Release Date: 09/2019

Buy from Online Stores

 

Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group