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Kan Deng Shan Ge / Miao Jin Feng (Xiong Mei Hui)

Item Number: 998AU2188
 Audio
Language
English
Digital Object Type
Audio
Physical Location
Stacks D161.0B
Number of Media
1
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
Format
Record/Lp

General Note / OCR

Side A: Kan Deng Shan Ge, sung by Liu Tianyun, Shanghai People's Ping Tan Troupe, accompanied by Jiang Uyequan and Zhou Yunrui. A traditional folk tune depicting the country folk's celebration of the Lantern Festival. Side B: Miao Jin Feng (Xiong Mei Hui), sung by Xu Tianxiang. Title translates as: Meeting Between the Elder Brother and his Younger Sister. Dong Saijin's father was a frontier military commander who died by the intrigue of wicked, power-seeking officials. Dong Saijin, the general's daughter, fled after his death and settled in a mountainous area. She often thinks of her brother, Dong Wuchang, hoping he would come to her and they would wreak their father's revenge. Receiving word of an intruder, she prepares for battle but discovers, instead, her own brother.

Pub Credit Line
998AU2188, Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 20 Jul 2006 [Updated: 22 Nov 2013]