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The Great Sage Equaling Heaven

Sex  Male
Written  1999
Duration  ca. 20:00
Comments  4 movements. Each movment is based on an episode from the epic Chinese story "Journey to the West". The main character is a monkey, and the clarinet represents the monkey throughout. Many moods, characters and registers are used. First performed in Tanzi and Taichung, Taiwan by Ensemble Virtuosi in 1999. Contact Paul SanGregory/Sansan Chien ( for music.
Publisher  SanGregory
Inst.  [6] Flute, Oboe, Clarinet in Bb, Bassoon, Horn, Piano

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