|18 poems in English from Chinese poets
from the Tang Dynasty period with guitar accompaniment.
Poets include Li Po, Wang Wei, Han-Shan, Po Chi-i, Meng Hao-Jan
Vocal lines are moderately easy, but guitar accompaniment requires an accomplished guitarist.
English settings by Kenneth L. Patton, selected from his publication: "The Chinese Poets of Nature and Humanity", 1984
This is also available with a piano accompaniment: Songs from the Chinese for solo voice and piano
Each piece is also available separately.
On Hearing Chun Play His Lute
Joy of Fields and Gardens
The Rapids by the Luans
Bamboo Grove House
From a Maid to Her Far Away Lover
Free Flowing Water
A Poem on Wine
Waiting for my Friend Tang
My Chung-Nan Retreat
A Night With a Friend