Music Talks is an English-speaking podcast specialized in the field of classical music and opera. As such, Music Talks is a podcast selected by soclassiq, like With One Accord or Composer's Studio and many others. The oldest episode indexed by soclassiq is dated 2019-05-20. Since then, a total of 128 episodes have been recorded and broadcast by Music Talks.
Music Talks activity
With 12 articles published in the last 90 days, Music Talks is currently a not very active podcast. "Not very active" does not mean that Music Talks is less interesting than another more prolific source. Each media follows a specific editorial line, recording and broadcasting according to its own rhythm.
This editorial activity is no different from that recorded for the previous period.
The last episode in Music Talks, "A “living artifact” of traditional Chinese music", is dated 2021-06-17. By 2020, this podcast had published 76 episodes (24 since the beginning of 2021). Over the past 12 months, Music Talks has published an average of 5 episodes per month.
Music Talks in the last 36 months
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Duration (h:m:s): 43:51
Zhang Dianying is the influential composer in the nation that has witnessed, taken part in and helped guide the development of classical music in China over the past half century. Born in 1939, Zhang is one of the earliest composers to become active in the years after the founding of the People's Republic of China, which has written over 200 …
Duration (h:m:s): 34:15
Do you know what festival it is when people row dragon boats and have glutinous rice wrapped in bamboo leaves and stuffed with fillings? It is Dragon Boat Festival, one of the grandest traditional festivals in China and the first festival in the country to be put on UNESCO’s List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Besides China, the …
Duration (h:m:s): 21:36
Guo Yazhi is widely known as THE best suona player in Asia. Apart from the Suona, he can also play more than ten instruments, including the guanzi, piccolo, ocarina, saxophone ... and even a ‘leaf’. In 2018, he performed with a team of world-class instrumentalists and composers, and covered internationally recognised songs for the album ‘Endless Journey’.
Duration (h:m:s): 32:14
The Classic of Mountains and Seas, also known as Shan Hai Jing, is a fabled geographical account of pre-Qin Dynasty China as well as a collection of mythologies. Music producer Ye Yunchuan and composer Zhang Zhao turned some of the most well-known tales into beautiful musical narrative. Today, we are exploring “the Myths of China". Song Lists: 1. Pangu …
Duration (h:m:s): 26:20
Ye Yunchuan, executive producer of Rhyomi Music, takes us on a musical journey to southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region to explore its sacred landscape, fascinating culture, and wealth of music.
Duration (h:m:s): 26:36
We have previously introduced several classic Chinese instruments. Many are famous for their unique tonality, texture and flavor, and are able to portray certain scenarios that can’t be reflected by others. Some good examples are the birdlike chirps made by the Chinese flute, imitations of flowing water by the 21-stringed zither and horse gallops as recreated by the two-stringed bowed …
Duration (h:m:s): 29:14
In our last episode, we had Mr Ye Yunchuan on our show. He is an award-winning music producer and founder of one of China's most prestigious recording labels, Rhymoi Music. Since starting Rhymoi in 2003, Ye has aimed to produce first-class Chinese music with distinctive national and ethnic characteristics. In addition, his years of cooperation with international music production and …
Duration (h:m:s): 29:56
Ye Yunchuan is an award-winning music producer, Grammy member, and founder of one of China's most prestigious recording labels, Rhymoi Music. He is one of the fairly important figures who have impacted Chinese music in various ways. Today, let’s join Mr Ye for inspiring stories, thoughts, and Rhymoi’s distinct musical pieces that you couldn’t hear elsewhere.
Duration (h:m:s): 41:38
The earth is the only home for all humans and as many as 8.7 million different forms of life. In recent decades, there have been increasing calls and popular initiatives around the need to protect and save our planet. Earth Day is a typical example, which falls on April 22nd each year since 1970. As we mark …
Duration (h:m:s): 18:05
The sound of recorders in the air. A special concert is held in Ruiliang cave of Chuanshan Town in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. With no amplifying equipment, the cave itself serves as a naturally brilliant concert hall where pupils from a local elementary school take the centre stage. A year ago, these kids from humble backgrounds had no concept of …