Welcome to the 11th episode of “Sound of Summer Blooms”, an online concert series presented by the China National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA)! Titled "Immortal Stories from China" and livestreamed across the globe on June 27, the concert featured four contemporary works by Chinese composers.
Under the baton of Chen Lin, the NCPA Orchestra took the audience on a journey through different regions of China with their music, from the steppe of North China to the water towns in East China's Yangtze Delta, illuminating cultural charms and arousing nostalgia for the homeland.
The playlist is as the following:
1. “Drizzle in the South”,from “Chinese Sights and Songs” (Composer:Bao Yuankai)
2. “L'éloignement” (Composer: Qigang Chen)
3.Pipa Concerto “Little Sisters of the Grassland” (Composers: Wu Zuqiang, Liu Dehai and Wang Yanqiao; Pipa artist: Li Jia)
4.“Ode to the Red Flag”(Composer: LyuQiming)
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