Additional actions:

Silk road journeys [sound recording] : when strangers meet / Yo-Yo Ma & the Silk Road Ensemble
Music Music | Sony Classical | c2001
Available at Adult Compact Disc (Call number: MW ASIA MAYO M82)
close
see all

Items

Location Call No. Volume Copies Status Note
Adult Compact Disc MW ASIA MAYO M82 CHECK SHELF

Details

Imprint
New York : Sony Classical, p&c2001.
Descript
1 sound disc (79 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
Compact disc.
Performer
The Silk Road Ensemble: Yo-Yo Ma, cello & morin khuur (Mongolian horsehead fiddle) ; Siamak Aghaei, santur (Persian hammer dulcimer) ; Edward Arron, cello ; Nicholas Cords & Leo Suzuki, violas ; Sandeep Das, tabla (Indian drums) ; Stephen Dunkel, James Pugh & John Rutherford, trombones ; Joel Fan, piano & percussion ; Joseph Gramley, percussion ; Colin Jacobsen & Todd Reynolds, violins ; Siamak Jhangiri, ney (Persian flute) ; Kayhan Kahlor, kemancheh, setar ; Xu Ke, erhu (Chinese fiddle) ; Ganbaatar Khongorzul, long song vocals ; Wu Man & Yang Wei, pipas (Chinese lutes) ; Edgar Meyer, bass ; Shane Shanahan, tabla (Indian drums) & percussion ; Mark Suter, percussion ; Wu Tong, sheng (Chinese wind instrument).
Credits
Producer, Steven Epstein ; exec. producers, Cristin Bagnall, Esther Won ; engineer, Richard King.
Note
Recorded August 1-8, 2001 at the Hit Factory Studio 1, New York City.
Kayhan Kalhor's "Blue as the turquoise night of Neyshabur" was written in May 2000 on commission for the Silk Road Project, Inc.
Program notes (in English, French & German), artist & instrument information in booklet (26 p.) inserted in container.
Summary
Yo Yo Ma explores the cultural traditions along the Silk Road, the historic link between East and West to celebrate the many musical voices of this world.
Contents
Mongolian traditional long song -- Legend of Herlen / Byambasuren Sharav -- Blue little flower (Chinese traditional) -- Mido mountain (Chinese traditional) -- Moon over Guan mountains / Zhao Jiping -- Five Finnish folksongs (No. 3 & No. 5) / Michio Mamiya -- Avaz-e dashti (Persian traditional) -- Habil-Sayagy = In Habil's style / Franghiz Ali-Zadeh -- Blue as the turquoise night of Nayshabur / Kayhan Kalhor -- Chi passa per'sta strada / Filippo Azzaiolo -- Desert capriccio / Tan Dun.
Subject
Alt Author
Alt Title
When strangers meet
Music #
SK 89782 Sony Classical
NoveList Results
-
Other Sources
View in classic catalog View in classic catalog View MARC display View MARC display
Back to top