Liu Fang, Pipa soloist
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Recordings, TV and Radio Appearances
TV interviews & reports
|Thursday, October 18, 2012, 20:00: RTBF La Première (national radio), "Le monde est un village", Didier Mélon - interview-concert live - RV à 15h30-16h || Concert live (Photos)|
live recording, and broadcasted on March 27, 2009, by the Dutch music radio - Concertzender Live.
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I. Radio and Television appearances
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Repeating: December 14, 2008: Interview and live performance at the famous Dutch vrijegeluiden TV (music channel).
Dutch Radio: The concert "Liu Fang and friends" at the Musiekgebouw will be recorded by national radio of The Netherlands, and shall be broadcasted on vrijdag 19 december 2008, 20:00 - 21:30 Metamorfosen (Detailed information ...)
Dutch TV: Interview
and live performance, zondag 14 december 2008 10:30 Ned 1 / zaterdag
20 december 2008 09:05 Ned 1 (Herhaling), The Netherlands.
|19.06.2008||Interview and live performance on TV calle-35, at Liu Fang solo recital, Patio de los Naranjos, Almeria, Spain.|
|30.11.2008||Interview and live performance at WOMEX 2008 in Sevilla (Spain) by the Dutch Radio "KoncertZender" (VPRO) from the Netherland.|
|12.01.2008||One our ducumentary on CBC TV (BravoCanada)|
|13.07.2007||Broadcasting on Dutch Radio: http://www.concertzender.eu/programmagids.php?detail=23745&date=2007-07-13|
|08.07.2007||The Weekend Planet - presented by ABC Radio Natioanl (More ...)|
|21.06.2007||Interview and live performance at Radio-Canada (Chinese department)|
concert, Tropentheater, Linnaeusstraat 2, Amsterdam,
The Netherlands. National Radio live recording.
concert in London, Stage
at The Pizza On The Park, 11-13 Knightsbridge, in association with fRoots
by BBC Radio 3's "World
for winners of Academy Charles Cros Award, Auditorium
105, Radio France, Paris.
Liu Fang performed solo concert at the der Stadtkirche Rudolstadt (Tanz- und Folkfestival Rudolstadt 2006). Concert live recorded and broadcasted by Bayerischen Rundfunk.
Liu Fang performed solo concert at the City Theather (Tanz- und Folkfestival Rudolstadt 2006). Concert live recorded and broadcasted by Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln.
Liu Fang performed with Henri Tournier at the auditorium of Musée Guimet in Paris for a concert recorded by Radio-France, Equinoxe (producer: Caroline Bourgine, click here for details). Listening broadcasting online
Interview at Radio France International, Paris
Liu Fang performed at a public radio concert (France Musique, "La Nuit des veilleurs de nuit") at the auditorium of Radio France, Paris. (Producer: François Bensignor).
Interview and performance at Radio-Canada international, Montreal, Canada.
Liu Fang performs with the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra Dan Tun's work for pipa and strings, with concert live recording by CBC Radio Two (click here for details).
The final concert of the musical and poetry project entitled "three instants of eternity" was recorded by Radio-Canada, Producer: Lorraine Chalifoux. (click here for details).
Liu Fang's pipa and guzheng solo recital at the KIT Tropentheater in Amsterdam, recorded by Radio 4FM of the Netherland. (For detailed information, visit the official site of Radio 4FM, and search for "Liu Fang".)
|13.01.2005||Liu Fang performed Tan Dun's "ghost opera" with Spiegel String Quartet in De Bijloke Concerthall in Ghent, Belgium. Concert recorded by National Radio of Belgium.|
|18.09.2004||Liu Fang performed pipa and guzheng solo recital at Festival Notes d'Equinoxe Delémont , Switzerland. The whole concert was recorded by Radio-Suisse and broadcasted in RSR - Espace 2 - Les émissions - L'écoute des mondes in March 2005.|
|24.07.2004||BBC interview and live performance at WOMAD, Reading, UK.|
|06.2004||July 16 and 29: concerts in Grand Palais, Paris, France, recorded by Radio-Classique.|
|10.02.2004||CBC Radio Two live recording of whole the concert in Halifax, Canada, presented by Debut Atlantic; producer: Adrian Hoffman (broadcasted on 28/5/04)|
|12.11.2003||Interview and live performance for one hour program at FM Radio Station, "the Resonance", in London, UK. host: Paul Fisher, Far side music.|
|08.11.2003||Liu Fang performed live at BBC Radio in London, host: Charlie Gillett. Click HERE for details.|
|07.11.2003||Liu Fang has been invited to perform at the forthcoming BBC World Service concert at The Mermaid Theatre, London. Click here to see the details.|
|11.07.2003||CBC Global villiage, Toronto.|
|05.04.2003||Concert with Liu Fang, Oliver Schroer, and Ziya Tabbasian at the Maison de la culture Ahuntsic, Montreal. Presented by Musique-Multi-Montreal, recorded by Radio-Canada (Producer: Lorraine Chalifoux)|
|17.02.2003||CBC Radio "Global Village" interviewed Liu Fang in Montreal, and performed live. Host: Frank Opolko. broadcasting time: Saturday, March 8, 2003, 5:05pm on the CBC radio II, 88.5FM in Quebec.|
|13.10.2002||Radio-Canada recorded Liu Fang's pipa and guzheng recital , with some pieces accompanied by percussionist Ziya Tabassian, in the Chapelle Rideau of the National Art Gallery in Ottawa. Producer: Andre Massicotte.|
|03.10.2002||TV5 interviewed Liu Fang and recorded her pipa and guzheng performances in Montreal.||13.08.2002||Melissa Hui's composition "Come as you are" for pipa and nine western instruments was recorded by CBC in Toronto at the Glen Gould Studio. Liu Fang played pipa.|
|10.07.2002||Concert at the International Summer Festival of Quebec with the Silk and Steel Ensemble recorded live by Radio-Canada. Liu Fang played pipa.|
|23.05.2002||Liu Fang performed pipa and ghzheng solo and two pieces of improvization music with Arabic oud soloist, Alla, for a public concert at the Auditorium of Radio-France for the program "Equinoxe", producer: Caroline Bourgine. Scheduled broadcasting: May 27, 2002.|
|15.05.2002||Liu Fang performed pipa and ghzheng solo recital at the Accademia Filarmonica Romana in Rome, recorded live by Radio Vaticana - Citta del Vaticano, including an interviewed on the same Radio by Arianna Voto.|
|06.03.2002||Liu Fang performed the pipa concerto composed by Melissa Hui with the SMCQ in Montreal, Recorded by Radio-Canada, producer: Mr. Laurent.|
|13.02.2002||The Toronto TV "Fairchild" Chinese chanel devoted 20 minutes reporting about Liu Fang performing career, including live concet recording and tours.|
|15.11.2001||Concert with Nouvelle Ensemble Moderne. Liu Fang performed the pipa concerto "Tianling" composed by Zhou Long. Recorded by Radio-Canada, producer: Mr. Laurent.|
|03.11.2001||Concert "Silk Road" project of MMM, Maison de la Culture Ahust, Recorded by Radio-Canada, producer: Madam Lorraine Chalifoux.|
|24.10.2001||Concert trio with Tran Van Khe, liu Fang and Pham Duc Thanh, Redpath Hall, McGill university. Recorded by Radio-Canada, producer: Madam Lorraine Chalifoux.|
|07.10.2001||TV (CH. 14) interview and live performance, King doffs his armour(12 minutes). Host: ---.|
|16.06.2001||CBC TV show "Music Festival", interview with Madam Angele Dubeau and live performance of the two pieces: Dance of the Yi People and The ambush. The broadcasting will be on CBC TV (CH. 4) on July 29, 9:30pm|
|14.06.2001||Featured Interview on Radio-Canada International (host: Xiao-ling Zhang).|
|24.05.2001||Liu Fang and the ALCAN string quartet performed Melissa Hui's "Rush" at the Festival of the String of the Future, recorded by TV company.|
|18.04.2001||Concert with Prof. Tran Van Khe at the "Song of Native Land" in Hochiming City (Saigon), Vietnam, recorded by National TV station.(Click here for more infomation.)|
|25.01.2001||Interview (30min.) and performance (1 hour) at Radio-France, Paris (host: Madam Caroline Bourgine, France-Culture). The broadcasting is scheduled for September 10, 2001.|
|19.09.2000||Concert recorded by Tele-Quebec, which will be broadcasted on Sunday, December 3, 8:00pm on Tele-Quebec.|
|18.05.2000||Concert of trio: Liu Fang, Yegor Diachkov, and their special guest, master Yoshio Kurahashi at the Chapell Historique du Bonpasteur (see http://www.philmultic.com/trio.html for details), Radio-Canada recorded the whole concert, broadcasted on on Friday (13th october 2000) - 20h 100.7 FM. Producer: Madam Lorraine Chalifoux.|
|18.05.2000||Radio Interview, Mcgill Radio, host: A. Blake|
|20.09.1999||Interview and live performance on SFB, Multi-Kulti, Berlin, Germany. Host: Wolfgang Konig.|
|28.07.1999||CBC live recording the concert at the Vancouver Chamber Music Festival. Liu Fang played two solo pieces and one with the string quartet.|
|18.07.1999||CBC News (TV), Vancouver, BC, Canada|
|13.06.1999||Radio-Canada recorded the whole concert, Salle Pierre Mercure, Montreal (Quebec), Canada. Liu Fang played 8 solo pieces. Producer: Lorraine Chalifoux.|
|28.03.1999||Radio-Canada recorded the concert Les Classiques du Monde, Festival of the Musique Multi-Montreal, Eglise de la Visitaion, Montreal (Quebec), Canada. Liu Fang pormed one solo (10 minutes) and one duet (9 minutes).|
|17.03.1999||Guest musician for CIMS, live performance Host: Sophie Laurent.|
|11.02.1999||Live interview and performance by Radio-Canada international, Host: Zhao Li.|
|06.07.1998||Interview and live performance on TCV (Télévision communautaire de Vidéotron). Host: Jean-François Paradis and Annie-Claire Fournier.|
|12.08.1997||Guest musician for Radio-Canada international, live interview. Host: Zhao Li.|
|29.07.1997||Guest for une oreille sur le monde (producer: Lorraine Chalifoux), Radio-Canada in Montreal (100,7FM)|
|15.05.1997||Interview and live performance on TCV (Télévision communautaire de Vidéotron). Host: François Fauteux.|
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|2011||Music track for the film "We Need to Talk About Kevin", director: Lynne Ramsay, music composed by Jonny Greenwood .|
|2008||Release of the Duo pipa and guitar CD "Changes" (Philmultic), featuring Liu Fang and Michael O'Toole.|
|2007||Music track for the film "Up the Yangtze", director: Yung Chang; composer: Olivier Alary.|
(1) Release of the "The Soul of Pipa,
Vol. 3 " compact disc (Philmultic), featuring eight pieces of pipa
solo from the ancient to the recent classical repertoire.
|2005||Launching of the first guzheng solo CD "Emerging Lotus" (Philmultic), featuring 12 pieces of guzheng solo from traditional classical to folk styles.|
|2004||Liu Fang and flutist Lise Daoust released one CD " Mei Hua" under the label of ATMA Classiques , one of the major labels in Canada for classical music.|
|2003||"THE ROUGH GUIDE TO THE MUSIC OF CHINA" (RGNET1122CD) has been released by WORLD MUSIC NETWORK, featuring various artists. Liu Fang is featured as "one of the world's leading players of the pipa...".|
|2003|| Liu Fang performed music for a
documentary film about Chinese in Quebec.
This video film will be broadcasted on December 16, 2003. The following is from the press released of the program
16 décembre - Chine Sous les reflets magiques des lanternes chinoises, Valérie et Hermann se racontent. Au Jardin botanique de Montréal, ils nous expliquent comment les deux cultures, chinoise et québécoise, ont façonné leur personnalité. Marie démystifie les multiples énigmes que renferme le quartier chinois. Et Liu Fang, virtuose du pipa et du Gu Zheng, enveloppe l'atmosphère d'accents musicaux orientaux.
|2003||Launching of the "The Soul of Pipa, Vol. 2" compact disc (Philmultic), featuring eight pieces of pipa solo from the ancient to the recent classical repertoire.|
|October 19, 2002||Dodo La Planète Do - Dream songs Night Songs|
|October 24, 2001||Launching of the "The Soul of Pipa, Vol. 1" compact disc (Philmultic), featuring eight pieces of pipa solo from the traditional classical repertoire.|
|June 25, 2000||Launching of the "Arabic and Chinese Music" compact disc (Philmultic), featuring nine pieces of pipa, guzheng, ud and percussion performed by Liu Fang and Farhan Sabbagh.|
|May 2-3, 2000||"Who is Albert Woo", a film of CFB, Film music, composed by Janet Lumb|
|March 25-26, 1998||Performance recorded for the film The sun rises over Tian-An-Men Square, National Film Board. Director, Shui-Po Wang; soundtrack composed by Melissa Hui. This film is nominated for Oscar award in March 1999.|
|June 19, 1997||Launching of the "Chinese Traditional pipa Music" compact disc (Oliver Sudden Productions), featuring nine pieces of solo pipa performed by Liu Fang.|
|March 15, 1997||Performances recorded for a documentary film entitled "Motions of the Tao". Director: Stephan Nitoslavski.|
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