A Little Water Music
is a CD Extra
- video interviews with the composer explaining the original ideas behind the music and his interest in T'ang poetry
- an in-depth article reprinted from Tempo Magazine, analysing the structure of the music
- information on the performers Susan Bullock (soprano) and Peter Hill (piano)
- historical background on this period of Chinese history
- the text is supplemented with graphics and photographs as well as the poetry
- If you want to try your hand at the music, the scores can be printed out from the CD in an edition for personal use.