Composer Spotlight: Zhou Long

November 10, 2017, 10:00 pm

One of the first composers to graduate from the Beijing Conservatory upon its reopening after the Cultural Revolution and the winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for his opera Madame White Snake, Zhou Long creates thoughtful, spiritually-infused music that has resonated with audiences across the globe.

Music

The Five Elements mvt. II Wood, by Zhou Long

The Rhyme of Taigu, by Zhou Long
Singapore Symphony Orchestra; Lan Shui, conductor

Soul, by Zhou Long
Shanghai Quartet; Min Xiao-Fen, pipa

The Five Elements mvt. IV Water, by Zhou Long

The Future of Fire, by Zhou Long
Singapore Symphony Orchestra; Singapore Philharmonic Chamber Choir; Lan Shui, conductor

The Ineffable, by Zhou Long
Laura Park, violin; David Fedele, flute; David Fedele, piccolo; Chris Finckel, cello; William Trigg, percussion; Min Xiao-Fen, pipa