Shuya Xu (1961)

In memory of Taiping Lake (2005)

opera, for solo voices, choir and ensemble


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2005
    • Duration : 1 h 15 mn
    • Editor : Jobert, Paris
    • Commission: Nieuw Ensemble, NPS Radio d'Amsterdam et festival international de Pékin
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Zeng Li et Fu Guangming

Detailed formation
  • ensemble de voix solistes(2 solo soprano, solo contralto [], 3 solo tenor, 2 solo bass voice), mixed choir
  • flute, sheng - sho - mouth organ [sheng] , other traditional flute [xun] , oboe, other double reed instrument [guanzi] , clarinet, 2 percussionists, mandolin, guitar, harp, ohter plucked strings [pipa] , zither [zheng] , other bowed strings [erhu] , strings

Creation information

  • Date : October 2005
    Location :

    Chine, Pékin, Festival international de musique


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre philharmonique de Chine et les chœurs de l'Opéra de Shangai.