Cooperated with the Hamburg Happiness Symphony Orchestra twice to perform in Nanjing Poly Theater and Shanghai Poly Theater. Pipa Performance and Teaching, and Pipa Practical Course, which are edited by Cao Yue, have become two of the most popular pipa teaching materials. German Melisma Company, and Hong Kong Long Yin Production have published a variety of pipa performance CDs and cassettes for Professor Cao Yue, such as “Immortal Folk Music”, “Strings – the Song of Pipa”, “Strings – the Moonlight” and so on.
- Deep Night
- A Moonlit Night on the Spring River
- The Rising Sun
- The Emperor Discards His Armor
- The White Horse Carries Scriptures
- The Little Sisters on the Crassland
- Deep Night
The tune is adapted from the Peking opera and played from complex to simple. Major differences lie in the Allegro passages. While retaining the charm of Peking Opera, the adaptor combines the performance techniques of the pipa to fully express the unique rhythm beauty of the pipa.
Under the artistic conception of the traditional Chinese aesthetics, and with beautiful and humorous musical language, the composer depicts and simulates the swan flying and roaming in the rippled lake water. The music is lively, expressive and extremely easy to sing.