Gary Schwantes:-Saxophones, Bamboo Flutes Winnie Wong-Principal Guzheng Raymond Froehlich-Drums Doug Ebert-Bass Krista Gon-Guzheng Kimberly Wong-Guzheng Melia Yee-Guzheng
• Alongside the Butterfly Spring 蝴蝶泉邊 • Highlands of Tibet 青藏高原 • Irresistible Influence/Lonely Woman • Dance of the Yao 瑶族舞曲 • White Rabbit • Rainbow Cloud Concerto 鄉 韻 • Night Market Brothers 五一夜市的兄弟
ULTRA WORLD X-TET Moon and LegendCD
ULTRA WORLD X-TET combines jazz, world, experimental and contemporary concert styles in a joyful, intelligent, soulful and elegant fusion of East and West for the 21st Century. The band instrumentation includes saxophone, bamboo flutes, multiple guzhengs (23 string Chinese zither), bass, and percussion. The Guzheng and Chinese Bamboo flutes bring a rich history of over 2000 years to the overall sound which is modern and adventurous. The X-tet's unique sound casts an electrifying spell.
• Ali Mountain • Bluzheng • Night of the 15th Moon • Golden Snake Dance • Purple Bamboo • Plum Blossom Variations • Summertime