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Compilation of sword routines, 2 VCDs in one case
Run time 1 hour 55:44 min.
A lot of sword performances. There are some really sweet performances in these cds, the range being from brilliant, to funky, to ok. Most of the traditional styles are done by traditional players, they are not 'modern versions' of the traditional. They look to be filmed during the eighties when the search to film old masters and styles was done.
Disc One: Section one: men's classic and up to 1996 sword, including Kong Xiangdong, Liu Zhenling, Shang Yu, He Jun, Du Xinjie, Jiang Bangjun.
Section two: men's traditional sword including xingyi sword, bagua sword, left handed bagua sword, preying mantis sword, Qi style 13 sword, Yecha sword, seven star sword, Boyun sword, Qingping sword, Chuanlin sword, Ziyun sword (most of these are performances for the camera). Double sword, men's and women's competition performances, Emei double swords.
Section three: Taiji sword, including Chen Sitan, Gao Jiamin. Parner routines, women's sword vs sword.
Disc Two: Section one: Women's classic and modern sword (some nice editing so that you get only the really cool moves for a while), including Lu Dan, Li Shuhong, Zhuang Hui, Zhang Shaoyi, Liu Qinghua, Li Xia.
Section two: traditional sword, including Tianzheng sword, Seven star sword, Eight immortals sword, sword and scabbord, Qinglong sword, Zheshou sword, Chuanchan sword, Meihua sword. Long tassel sword, men and women, including Ge Chunyan. Long tassel double sword, women's competition performances, including Shao Yingzhu.
Section three: traditional sword, double handed sword, drunken sword, including Li Zhizhou.