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Kung-Yuan, Lo 1920-  Search this
Knight, Ralph  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Chinese  Search this
Phonograph records
Cover design by Ronald Clyne.
Notes with commentary by Ralph Knight and text of poems in Chinese, pinyin, and English translation in booklet (20 p. : ill.) inserted in original container.
Cover illustration from bas-relief on the tomb of Tai Tsung, 7th cetnury.
Read by Lo Kung-Yuan in Northern Chinese, Peking dialect.
Related materials may be found in the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, also held by this repository. Related materials may include correspondence between the studio, producers, and/or performers; original cover art designs; original production materials; business records; and audiotapes from studio production.
Track information:
101. Night Thoughts
101. Secluded Scholar
101. New Bride
102. Mr. Liu
102. From Miscellaneous Poems
102. Spring Morning
103. A Woman's Grief
103. Snow on the River
103. Anchoring at Night
104. After Returning Home
104. Liang Chow
104. Palace Sorrow
105. To Mr. Chang
105. Song of Frontier
105. Ching Huai River
106. To My Beloved
106. Lung Hsi Ballad
106. Viewing Spring
107. Chiang Village
107. Crickets
107. Death of His Wife
108. Woman's Headdress
108. Meeting Happiness
108. Listening to Rain
109. Intoxicated in the Shadow of Flowers
109. Red Phoenix
201. Rain Falls on the Bell
202. To the Retired Scholar Wei Pa
203. Thatched Hut Wrecked by Autumn Wind
204. Song of Chang-Kan
205. Song of Everlasting Sorrow
Publisher number:
FL 9921 Folkways Records
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
Chinese poetry  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Oral interpretation of poetry  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 9921
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections