The Jade harp : seven songs for voice and fortepiano
by Larry Sitsky (2005)
Library shelf no. 783.2542/SIT 2 [Not for loan]
Library shelf no. 783.2542/VOI 1 [Not for loan]
Instrumentation: Voice, fortepiano (or modern piano).
Contents note: 1. Conversation in the mountains -- 2. Abbot Zhan's cell -- 3. Memories of the past -- 4. When I was one and twenty -- 5. Desolation -- 6. The blind musicians -- 7. Listening to the harp.
Dedication note: Dedicated to Geoffrey Lancaster
Lyrics by: Li-Po (Conversation in the mountain, Listening to the harp) ; Su-Shih (Abbot Zhan's cell, Memories of the past) ; A. E. Housman (When I was one and twenty) ; Kao-Shih (Desolation) ; Shih-Ching (The blind musicians).
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