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Bt_movie_not_in_use Introduction (00h:00m:00s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Growing up in China before the Revolution (00h:00m:52s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use The Cultural Revolution begins during her teenage years - she is sent to a farm to do manual labor (00h:02m:24s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Chen learning the importance of education (00h:04m:28s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Going back to the city as a violinist (00h:05m:05s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use When Chen was 17, she became the concertmaster of the Beijing Opera Orchestra (00h:05m:55s)
Bt_movie_not_in_use Music in the countryside consisted of the Revolutionary Song, which she began to improvise - this became the beginnings of composition for her (00h:06m:40s)

Chen Yi discusses her earliest musical memories and the Chinese Cultural Revolution

Composer Chen Yi sits down with CIM's Head of Composition, Keith Fitch, to discuss her earliest musical memories and the Chinese Cultural Revolution.

Artists Bt_info_artist Keith Fitch Bt_info_artist Chen Yi

Composers Chen Yi

Instruments Composer

Recorded Date 04-04-2014