Spring, River, Flower, Moon, Night. Pipa player, vocalist Min Xiao-Fen, internationally known for her virtuosity and fluid style, is a prototype artist in this tradition. She has influenced countless Chinese musicians and her influence expands to players of all instruments and beyond China as well. Ms. Min learned the pipa with her father, Min Ji-Qian, a professor and pipa master at Nanjing University. Her work as a pipa soloist for the famed Nanjing National Music Orchestra from 1980 to 1992 set the standard for the rest of her career.
Spring, River, Flower, Moon, Night. Spring, River, Flower, Moon, Night. Asphodel 974. Cassette.
Flag as Inappropriate. The Moon Rising (Cala). Spring, River, Flower, Moon, Night (Asphodel). Min Xiao-Fen interview from Global Rhythm magazine, August 2008. Mike Heffley interview. Min Xiao-Fen radio program.
10 The Moon Rising 2:25 11 Longing For The Wei River 7:15. Pipa, Ruan – Min Xiao-Fen. Cala – CACCD0504 (UK).
Artist: Min Xiao-Fen. Album: The Moon Rising - Pipa & Ruan. The Moon Rising - Pipa & Ruan: Best 2 songs. Min Xiao-Fen - Spring on Mount Tian 03:27. Min Xiao-Fen - Meandering Stream from High Mountains 02:32. Min Xiao-Fen: best 2 tracks. Min Xiao-Fen - Spring on Mount Tian The Moon Rising - Pipa & Ruan, 1996 03:27. Chen YI, Min Xiao-Fen - Duo Ye Chen Yi: Sparkle, 1999 07:33. Artist: Min Xiao-Fen.
The Moon Rising (Cala). The Musical Odyssey of Min Xiao-Fen", The New York Times, March 3, 2005. Min moved to New York in 1996. She now lives in Forest Hills. Blue Pipa, Inc. Interviews.
Last played Saturday, February 09 2013 at 11:10 AM. Min Xiao-Fen.
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|2||The King Chu Sheds His Armor||13:35|
|3||Sounds From The Chen And Sui Dynasties||7:05|
|4||Han Palace Autumn Moon||7:21|
|5||Song Of The Northern Frontier||8:41|
|6||Zhao Jun Crosses The Frontier Pass||6:08|
|7||Spring, River, Flower, Moon, Night||12:09|