Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

Celebrating the Chinese New Year, "In the Year of a Fire Rooster"

Composer Piece Ensemble/
Conductor Soloist/
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (opening section) Jennifer Castellano, piano 5:30
China, arr. Chen, Gang Flowing Water and Floating Clouds Takako Nishizaki, violin, Capella Istropolitana, Stephen Gunzenhauzer, conductor Marco Polo - 5:31
Chan, Joshua (1962- ) Hallucination in a Five-Mile Fog Hong Kong String Quartet Hugo Productions - 5:37
Zhu, Zian'er (1922- ) An Offering of Intimacy Gabriella Smart, piano Move - 5:48
Wen, Deqing (1958- ) Nostalgia ORF Vienna Radio Orchestra, Gottfried Rabl, conductor Naxos - 5:52
Lei, Zhen-bang Chinese Martial Arts Jing Ying Soloists Saydisc - 6:04
Zhang, Lida Himalayas Symphony No. 1 China National Symphony Orchestra, Xiaoying Zheng, conductor EMIAO 6:07
Wen-Chung, Chou (1923- ) Landscapes Peninsula Festival Orchestra, Thor Johnson, conductor CRI/New World - 6:20
Loo, Kar-chi Enchanted by Frosted Maple Woods Chinese Music Virtuosi RTHK Radio 4 6:30
Yen, Ming-Hsiu (1980- ) Lego City Jun Qian, clarinet, Francesca Anderegg, violin, David Carter, cello, Kent McWilliams, piano Albany Records - 6:34
Ma, Shui-long (1939-2015) Bamboo Flute Concerto Michala Petri, recorder, Copenhagen Philharmonic, Lan Shui, conductor Our Recordings - 6:44
Luo, Jing Jing (1953- ) Mosquito Evelyn Luest, piano CRI/New World - 7:05
Law, Wing-fai (1949- ) Tang Capriccio Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, Hui-Chang Yan, conductor Hugo Productions - 7:10
Guan, Xia (1957- ) Earth Requiem: I. Gazing at the Starts: Meditation (orchestral version) Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra, En Shao, conductor Naxos - 7:30
Amiot, Jean Joseph Marie (1718-1793) Ave Maria Jean Christoph Frisch, conductor K617 - 7:41
Zheng, Bing (1956- ) The Fourth Erhu Concerto Xiao-Sheng Zhu, Erhu, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Beijing, Hwei-Chun Yan, conductor Silverwolf Records - 7:44
Ming, Lee Pui (1956- ) Turning Lee Pui Ming, piano Innova - 8:03
Chen Yi (1953- ) Tu Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Lan Shui, conductor BIS - 8:11
Chen, Qigang (1955- ) Instants d'un opera de Pekin Mack McCray, piano MSR Classics - 8:25
Bunya Koh (1910-1983) Sinfonietta in D minor, Op. 51 NHK Symphony Orchestra, Chiu-sen Chen, conductor Sunrise Records - 8:36
Lam, Bun-Ching (1954- ) Bittersweet Music I Paul Taub, piccolo CRI/New World - 8:53
Hong, Gao (1964- ) Golden Season Gaoo Hong, pipa, Jeffrey Van, guitar Innova - 8:57
Pang, Guoxing Symphonic Sketch "Impressions of Western Hunan" Music Group of Shanghai Music Society, Hou Reynu, conductor China Record Company 9:06
Tan Dun (1957- ) Black Dance The Smith Quartet Signum Records - 9:19
Zhou Long (1953- ) The Rhyme of Taigu Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Lan Shui, conductor BIS - 9:22
Liang, Lei (1972- ) The Moon is Following Us Alec Karis, piano New World Records - 9:36
Sheng, Bright (1955- ) Colors of Crimson Pius Cheung, marimba, Hong Kong Philharmonic, Bright Sheng, conductor Naxos - 9:48
Ye, Xiaogang (1955- ) Horizon - Symphony No. 2 Yanyan Wang, soprano, Song-Hu Liu, Baritone, Rundfunk-sinfonieorchester Saarbrucken, Yi Zhang, conductor Wergo - 10:10
Chien, Er-Chu (1922-) Ecstacy of Nature for Chinese Oboe and Orchestra, Op. 30 Liu Ying, Chinese Oboe, Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Xieyang Chen, conductor SM - 10:30
Wu Man (1963- ) Leaves Flying in Autumn Wu Man, pipa Traditional Crossroads - 10:53