3 Chinese Poems, Op.11 (Bevan, John)

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Work Title Three Chinese Poems
Alternative. Title
Composer Bevan, John
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op. 11
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 2
Key Open
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3
  1. Dreaming of My Deceased Wife on the Night of the 20th Day of the First Month [十年生死两茫茫]
  2. Promises to Come Were Empty Words [來是空言去絕踪]
  3. Sacrifice to the Cat that Scared All the Rats [自有五白猫]
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 2008
First Performance. 2008
First Publication. 2008
Librettist Various
  1. Shi Su (1037–1101)
  2. Shangyin Li (812/813–858)
  3. Yaochen Mei (1002–1060)
Language Chinese
Average DurationAvg. Duration 14 Minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Sheng, Lusheng, Tibetan crystal singing bowls, percussion (gong and lion drum), gusheng, treble viol, bass viol