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GAO: Shuo Shu Ren / Distant Voices / Cello Sonata No. 2

Composer(s)Gao, Ping
Period(s) Contemporary
Genre Classical Music
Category Chamber MusicInstrumentalVocal
Catalogue 8.557678
Label / Series Naxos / 21st Century Classics
Quality   320kbps
Album Price
USD 6.99

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The music of the contemporary Chinese composer and pianist Gao Ping, now resident in New Zealand, draws its inspiration from his native folklore, the oral tradition of story-telling familiar from his childhood in Sichuan, and Chinese poetry. The composer himself writes: “I have always thought of myself as a story-teller of sorts, but in place of words I use music.” The second of the Two Soviet Love Songs for Vocalizing Pianist, a hugely entertaining homage to Shostakovich, interweaves the Russian\ folk song Katyusha with fragments of the Scherzo of the Russian composer’s Tenth Symphony and Youman’s Tea for Two.

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GAO: Shuo Shu Ren / Distant Voices / Cello Sonata No. 2 1:08:42   
  Shuo Shu Ren (The Storyteller)              
      I. Overture 2:35    0.99   Add to cart  
      II. Monologue I 3:02    0.99   Add to cart  
      III. Tale I 6:11    1.59   Add to cart  
      IV. Monologue II 3:26    0.99   Add to cart  
      V. Tale II 8:37    1.59   Add to cart  
      VI. Epilogue 4:21    0.99   Add to cart  
  Distant Voices              
      I. Nostalgia 4:22    0.99   Add to cart  
      II. Love Song from Kangdin 2:46    0.99   Add to cart  
      III. Blue Flower 6:58    1.59   Add to cart  
  Cello Sonata No. 2, "Departure"              
      I. — 3:57    0.99   Add to cart  
      II. — 4:05    0.99   Add to cart  
      III. Intermezzo 2:12    0.99   Add to cart  
      IV. — 6:11    1.59   Add to cart  
      V. — 4:23    0.99   Add to cart  
  2 Soviet Love Songs              
      No. 1. Evenings in Suburban Moscow 3:07    0.99   Add to cart  
      No. 2. Katyusha: Homage to D. Shostakovich 2:29    0.99   Add to cart  
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