CHANG PING (b.1972): Guzheng Concerto “The Wind Washed Clouds”, Erhu Concerto “The Noble Fragrance”, Pipa Concerto “The Movement of Wash Painting”, Zhudi Concerto “Blue Lotus”.
Catalogue Number: 11V070
Description: The western equivalents to the Chinese instruments as listed above are zither, violin, lute and bamboo flute. The music is approachable without being ersatz-folk, sometimes mildly modern but always suggestive of aspects of Chinese culture and geography. Ji Wei (guzheng), Yu Hongmei (erhu), Zhang Qiang (pipa), Yuan Feifan (zhudi), China National Symphony Orchestra; Lin Tao.