Jean-Michel Jarre ‎– The Concerts In China

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Polydor ‎– 2612039
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue
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A1 The Overture 4:47
A2 Arpegiator 6:54
A3 Equinoxe IV 7:49
B1 Fishing Junks At Sunset
Conductor – Huang FeiliMusical Assistance [Artistic Collaboration] – Mrs. Li Meng*, Mr. Wang Zhi*Orchestra – The Peking Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra
9:38
B2 Band In The Rain 1:29
B3 Equinoxe VII 9:54
B4 Laser Harp 4:22
C1 Orient Express 0:21
C2 Magnetic Fields I 3:48
C3 Magnetic Fields II 6:49
C4 Magnetic Fields IV 3:35
D1 Night In Shanghai 7:02
D2 The Last Rumba 2:07
D3 Magnetic Fields II 6:30
D4 Souvenir Of China 3:54

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Brazilian LP issues:
PolyGram Discos Ltda.
PolyGram do Brasil Ltda.
Fonobrás, Distribuidora Fonográfica Brasileira Ltda. red labels [this release]

Released in gatefold sleeve with picture insert.

Cover:
Double album, Includes 40 minutes of new material [red text in a black dot on front cover]
Fabricado e distribuido por Fonobrás, Distribuidora Fonográfica Brasileira Ltda.,
CGC n°20.010.519/0001-32,
sob licença da PolyGram do Brasil Ltda.
Made in Brazil.
Disques Dreyfus [logo]

Picture inserts:

This double album was recorded during five concerts which Jean-Michel Jarre presented in Peking and Shanghai. The concerts were the first performances of rock or contemporary music ever given in the People’s Republic of China.

Jean-Michel Jarre wrote several new compositions for this historic occasion, including: 'Night in Shanghai', 'Laser Harp', 'Arpegiator', 'Orient Express', 'Souvenir of China', and 'Fishing Junks at Sunset', which was performed and recorded with the Peking Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra.

Recorded during concerts performed on Peking and Shanghai in October 1981 on the Flight Mobile with the Saje Console.
Mixed on MCI equipment.
Released on Dreyfus Records, Paris ©℗ 1982.

Labels:
℗ 1982
Intersong
℗ 1982 Polydor International GmbH
Fabricado e distribuido por Fonobrás, Distribuidora Fonográfica Brasileira Ltda.,
CGC n°20.010.519/0001-32
Industria Brasileira

Concerts in China's opening track, 'The Overture' is the first movement of 'Magnetic Fields part 1' slowed down. If you play the Concerts in China LP at the speed of a single (45rpm) and compare to Magnetic Fields at normal speed, you will notice that they are identical.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Additional cat# on disc 1): 2335 260
  • Other (Additional cat# on disc 2): 2335 261

Other Versions (5 of 151) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
FDM 18110 Jean-Michel Jarre Les Concerts En Chine(2xLP, Album, Gat) Disques Dreyfus FDM 18110 France 1982 Sell This Version
FDM 36144-4 Jean-Michel Jarre Les Concerts En Chine 2(Cass, Album, RE) Disques Dreyfus FDM 36144-4 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
824 749-2 Jean-Michel Jarre Les Concerts En Chine(2xCD, Album, RE) Disques Dreyfus 824 749-2 France Unknown Sell This Version
FDM 36143-4 Jean-Michel Jarre Les Concerts En Chine 1(Cass, Album, RE) Disques Dreyfus FDM 36143-4 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
FDM 36160-2 Jean Michel Jarre* Les Concerts En Chine(CD, Album, RE, RM) Disques Dreyfus FDM 36160-2 France Unknown Sell This Version

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