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A duo of contrasts and compatabilities from German violinst Gunda Gottschalk and guzheng virtuoso Xu Fengxia, exotic and beautifully textured improvisation live from Victoriaville, 2008.

Gottschalk, Gunda / Xu Fengxia
You Lan

Gottschalk, Gunda / Xu Fengxia: You Lan (Victo)
Label: Victo    
Released in: Canada    

"Impressive in its own way was the duo of violinist Gunda Gottschalk and guzheng virtuoso Xu Fengxia, in whose hands contrasting roots in Western and Eastern classical musics stretched to become a common fabric, an expressionist ground in which strings and voices could move from song-like repose to chattering, screaming nightmare."-Stuart Broomer, Musicworks.

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Product Information:

UPC: 777405011725

Label: Victo
Catalog ID: VICTO 117CD
Squidco Product Code: 12228

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2009
Country: Canada
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded at the 25th Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville on May 18, 2008.


Gunda Gottschalk-violon, voice

Xu Fengxia-guzheng, voice

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Track Listing:

1. Intrada 8:47

2. Melisma 9:55

3. Cascades 8:18

4. Narration 9:23

5. Bordun 11:04