S is for Bright Sheng

I’m doing the A-Z April Challenge again. This year, I’m going to look only for composers born the same year as I was: 1955.

Today is S, and my choice is Bright Sheng: Seven Tunes Heard In China (1995)

Thanks to the amazing poetess,Marie Marshall, for suggesting him.

Wikipedia entry for this composer


About kurtnemes
Writer and Education Professional. Specialties include Ethics, Personal Memoir, Classical music, Tai Chi, Stress Reduction, Meditation, Coping, Classical Music, Aging, Love, Joy, Compassion and Equanimity (& what interests me.)

One Response to S is for Bright Sheng

  1. richibi says:

    brilliant, Kurt, the composer of the year, I think, I love the mix of East and West, from Shostakovich to North American fiddle music, with a pick, even, for a duelling banjo set at one point, and all through the spirit of Chinese opera – crazy, invigorating, enriching – Richard

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