Shan Qi is a special
project started in Oslo during summer 2003.
It is based on compositions by Giovanni Amighetti and Guo Yue and see collaborations from musicians coming from Italy, China and Norway as Guido Ponzini, Gjermund Silset, Helge A. Norbakken, Børge Petersen-Øverleir, Wu Fei.

It means “Mountain Energy” as both Yue and Giovanni found some of their composing strenght came from mountain landscapes.

Worked mainly as live project (including sometimes guests as Marzouk Mejiri and Daniele Sepe in Naples 2005) but in 2006 we decided to present it as musical production for the new video section of

Recording started September 21st 2006 and ended September 30th, musicians present were Guo Yue, Giovanni Amighetti, Wu Fei, Guido Ponzini and Helge Norbakken, we filmed every day in very beautiful and different locations on Italian Alps, Friuli and Veneto.

The schedule was:
21st Padola Comelico
22nd Wu Fei on Nemes Alm
23rd Palazzo Micoli-Toscano, Ovaro, Carnia
24th Wu Fei and G. Ponzini live in Tricesimo, UD
25th Reharsal Mestre/Venezia, Centro Candiani
26th Live Mestre/Venezia, Centro Candiani
27th Pesariis, town square
28th Rotwand, Prati di Croda Rossa, Sexten
29th Drei Zinnen/Tre Cime di Lavaredo
30th Padola Comelico

Film is directed by Giacomo Talamini and is produced in collaboration with Hive, Ladodicivideo and Caligola.
Sound engineer Bruno Cimenti.

Pictures of the work linked to our video section and on wu fei’s blog.
DVD is out from November 2009, published by German label Ozella Music.

Guo Yue
Country: China, Italy, Norway
City: Many
Living in: World
Site: You are on
Instruments: bamboo flutes, keyboards, guzheng, stick, bass, double bass, guitars, percussions.

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Shan Qi Energy of the mountains 

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