Thanks to Renjie Song who brought a multi media system, we were able to display slides and video relating to the performances. Renjie also brought a drum to use in one performance.
Thanks to Jiawei Mao who took all the yaji photos, we have a wonderful record of our event.
Thanks to the performers: Bin Li, Michael Bretty, Yuni Han, Hongmei Zhang, Renjie Song, Yves Seban, Yixhan Zhao, Ralph Knag, and Peiyou Chang who were all well prepared, we were able to keep to our performance schedule.
Thanks to the short film producer, Grant Peterson's beautiful videography.
Thanks to Yves introducing to us a number of different teas.
古怨 Ancient Lament, composed by Song Dynasty Poet, Jiang Kui (c. 1155 – c. 1221) -- (Qin solo) Bin Li
良宵引 Song of a Pleasant Night, Wuzhizhai Qinpu (1722), scored by Wang Di (1926-2005) -- (Qin solo) Michael Bretti
角招 Jue Shao (Melody in Jue), melody and lyrics by Jiang Kui, qin arranged by Peiyou - (Qin/ Vocal/ Bamboo flute) Peiyou Chang /Hongmei Zhang/ Renjie Song
陽春 Sunny Spring, from Wumen Qinpu, based on DaHuanGe Qinpu, 1673 -- (Qin Solo) Yuni Han
南風暢 Song of the Southern Wind, from Xilutang Qitong, 1549 -- (Qin solo) Peiyou Chang
Reflections on a drop of tea --A Short Film by Grant Peterson / Yves Seban / Peiyou Chang
梅花三弄 Three Variations on the Plum Blossom, from ChungCaoTang Qinpu,1744 -- (Qin solo) Yixuan Zhao
鷗鷺忘機 Innocent Seagull, from Wumen Qinpu, based on ZiYuanTang Qinpu,1802 -- (Qin solo) Ralph Knag
長亭怨慢 A man on discontentment at the Tall Pavilion, melody by Jiang Kui, Qin arranged by Jung-ping Yuan in early 2000's -- (Qin/ Recite/ Singing) Peiyou / Yves
白雪 White Snow from Shengqi Mipu, 1425, scored by Mr. Chen Changlin (1932- ) -- (Qin Solo) Hongmei
古曲【寒江残雪】 又名 【春思】Ancient melody, Cold River Remaining Snow (also called Spring Thought) -- (Xiao solo) Renjie
印雪 Marks on Snow, newly qin composition by Peiyou -- (Qin solo) Peiyou
陽關三疊 Departing at the Yang Guan Gate -- (Qin/ Singing) Peiyou/ Jiawei Mao
新詩朗讀 New Poetry Recitation by the composer, Jiawei Mao
五月 May -- Jiawei Mao share her newly composed Poetry of memory her beloved Prof. Peter Browne
彩鳳鳴岐 Colorful Phoenix Majestic Sound-- A poetry Jiawei wrote of her memory of visiting the Tang Dynasty qin, Colorful Phoenix Majestic Sound which is collecting at Zhejian Province Museum, China.
Reflections on a drop of tea