New version of chorus Working Song on Chuanjiang premieres
Premiere site of the large scene symphonic chorus Working Song on Chuanjiang.
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- The newly revised large scene symphonic chorus, Working Song on Chuanjiang: a picture scroll of the boatman’s life, premiered at the Administrative Conference Center, Jiangbei District on the afternoon of June 12.
As the first batch of national intangible cultural heritage in China, Working Song On Chuanjiang is the most representative folk music in Chongqing, with a history of more than 3,000 years.
The large scene symphonic chorus Working Song on Chuanjiang: a picture scroll of boatman’s life has been elaborately created by the artists through dedicated study and field collection. Fourteen working songs on Chuanjiang and folk songs show the typical features and artistic essence of the working songs to the greatest extent, and portray as a picture scroll of the boatman’s life on Chuanjiang for thousands of years to the world.
Earlier this year, the show, based on the successful experience of last year's performance and modification suggestions from all sides, after promotion in the singing, costumes, stage design, lighting effects and , held the premiere on 12th. (Translated by Li Jing, Fathom Language Limited)