Southwest Echoes Concert DVD features the orchestral music of legendary Chinese composer Cheng-Long Zhou. The DVD features the large B.C. Chinese Orchestra under the direction of Conductor Rui-Shi Zhuo, a former student of Mr. Cheng-Long Zhou.
The 60 piece Chinese traditional orchestra is joined by 2 hulusi soloists from Yunnan province Huan-Yu Yang and Mei Chen, and BCCO concertmaster Nicole Ge Li, suona soloist Zhong-Xi Wu, and soprano Ester Mei. Together they celebrate the North American premiere of 9 works in a major retrospective of music by this evocative composer.
Recorded May 12, 2012 at the Gateway Theatre, Richmond, BC.
Complete with informative bilingual Chinese English booklet.