|Composer:||黃學揚 Alfred WONG|
|Work Title:||Cicada《蟬》(sheng solo)|
|Original Composer:||Alfred WONG|
|Year of Premiere:||2009.05.22|
|Premiere Country:||Hong Kong|
|Premiere Information:||Pang Hong-tai (sheng)|
Cicada Commissioned by Sheng soloist Pang Hong-tai in 2009, Cicada is a solo piece for 36-reed keyed sheng, a Chinese mouth-organ consisting essentially of vertical pipes. Cicadas are among the most widely recognized of all insects, mainly due to their large size and remarkable acoustic talents. The piece casts in 4 segments, namely 1. Humor of Cicada, 2. Spiritual Drink, 3. Cast off the Shell and 4. Summer Chirps.