Princeton University Library Catalog

Silk Road journeys : when strangers meet.

Format:
Audio
Published/​Created:
[New York, NY: Sony Classical, 2001, , ℗2001]
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Series:
Naxos Music Library. [More in this series]
Summary note:
"Hear Yo-Yo Ma as he explores the rich cultural traditions along the Silk Road - the historic link between East and West - and celebrates the many musical voices of this world"-jewel case.
Creation/​Production credits:
Producer, Steven Epstein.
Time and place of event:
Recorded 2001 August 1-8 Hit Factory, Studio 1, New York City.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
The Silk Road Ensemble (Yo-Yo Ma, violoncello, morin khuur (Mongolian horsehead fiddle) ; Siamak Aghaei, santur (Persian hammer dulcimer) ; Edward Arron, violoncello ; Nicholas Cords, Leo Suzuki, violas ; Sandeep Das, tabla (Indian drums) ; Stephen Dunkel, James Pugh, John Rutherford, trombones ; Joel Fan, piano, percussion ; Joseph Gramley, Mark Suter, percussion ; Colin Jacobsen, Todd Reynolds, violins ; Siamak Jahangiri, 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 ; Wu Tong, sheng (Chinese wind instrument)).
Contents:
Mongolian traditional long song (1:28) -- Legend of Herlen / Byambasuren Sharav (11:17) -- Blue little flower (4:22) ; Mido mountain (3:51) / Chinese traditional ; arranged by Wu Tong and Li Cang Sang -- Moon over Guan mountains / Zhao Jiping (11:48) -- Five Finnish folksongs. No. 3, Miero vuotti uutta kuuta (1:58) ; No. 5, Joiku (2:26) / Michio Mamiya -- Avaz-e dashti / Persian traditional (6:01) -- Habil-sayagy = In Habil's style / Franghiz Ali-Zadeh (3:23) -- Blue as the turquoise night of Neyshabur / Kayhan Kalhor (15:33) -- Chi passa per'sta strada / Filippo Azzaiolo (4:43) -- Desert capriccio : music from the film, Crouching tiger, hidden dragon / Tan Dun (1:35).
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Form/​Genre:
Streaming audio.
Contains:
Other title(s):
  • When strangers meet
  • Mongolian traditional longsong.
  • Blue litte flower.
  • Mido Mountain.
  • Avaz-e dashti.
Publisher no.:
886443561915
OCLC:
961801815
International Standard Recording Code:
  • USSM10111271
  • USSM10111272
  • USSM10111274
  • USSM10111276
  • USSM10111275
  • USSM10111277
  • USSM10111278
  • USSM10111279
  • USSM10111281
  • USSM10111282
  • USSM10111283
  • USSM10113315
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