Selected Publications

 
Books:

Tempo in the Soprano Arias of Puccini's La Bohème, Tosca and Madama Butterfly,

New York: The Edwin Mellen Press, Fall of 2002, ISBN: 0-7734-7190-1
 

Reviewed in Journal of Singing, Volume 60, No.3, (January/February 2004)

Heart Whispers, (Medium/High Voice)

Contemporary Chinese Art Songs, Book II,

AR: Classical Vocal Reprints, December of 2019, CVR5225

Heart Whispers, (Medium/Low Voice)

Contemporary Chinese Art Songs, Book II,

AR: Classical Vocal Reprints, December of 2019, CVR5226

Reviewed in Journal of Singing, Volume 77, No.4, (March/April 2021)

Contemporary Chinese Art Songs, Book I (Medium/High Voice),

AR: Classical Vocal Reprints, March of 2018, CVR5107

 

Contemporary Chinese Art Songs, Book I (Medium/Low Voice),

AR: Classical Vocal Reprints, March of 2018, CVR5108

Reviewed in Journal of Singing, Volume 77, No.4, (March/April 2021)

 

Traditional and Modern Chinese Art Songs, Volume II, Anthology of Chinese Songs,

New York: Leyerle Publications, March of 2009, ISBN: 1-878617-77-X

 

Reviewed (of book and recording) in Journal of Singing, Volume 66, No.1, (Sept./Oct.2009)

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Newly Arranged Chinese Folk Songs, Volume I, Anthology of Chinese Songs,

New York: Leyerle Publications, June of 2005, ISBN: 1-87861764-8

 

Reviewed in Journal of Singing, Volume 63, No.4, (March/April 2007)

Book order online:

https://www.classicalvocalrep.com/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=zhong

Winter Dream, A song for Voice and Orchestra, 冬梦,声乐交响诗

Lyrics, translation and IPA by Mei Zhong, music by Yong Meng,

Full Score, Vocal Score, Chinese Music Notation, IPA, etc, 

Jomar VM-20190729, TX and IN: JOAMR Press, July 2019 

 

The Use of the IPA in the Choral Rehearsal, chapter contributor, 

Chapter: Chinese Pronunciation Guide for Western Singers,
Scarecrow Press, 2012, ISBN 978-0-8108-8169

Early English Art Songs and Arias, 早期英文艺术歌曲和咏叹调精选

中国 北京: 高等教育出版社, Beijing, China : High Education Press 
May of 2017, ISBN: 978-7-04-047432-9, co-editor

​Peace, 憩, for SATB Choir and Piano,

Lyrics, translation and IPA by Mei Zhong, Music by Hua Lin, Choral Arrangement by Jody Nagel

JOMAR Press, Nov.2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bDPTpunu_P0&feature=youtu.be

 

A Sad Little Bird, 忧伤的小鸟, for Voice, Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano

Lyrics and translation by Jem Li; Melody and IPA by Mei Zhong; Orchestration by Xue Jiang

Jomar VM-20191922,  JOMAR Press, Dec. 2019

https://youtu.be/kvkUcLhiTgI


Articles:

The Reception of Anton Bruckner’s Music in China, co-author, in English

Journal of Literature and Art Studies, July 2019, Vol.9, No.7

DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2019.07.015, Pp.796-802

CA: David Publishing Company, USA

 

The Reception of Anton Bruckner’s Music in China, co-author, in German

Bruckner-Lexikon, new extended edition of the 1966 published Bruckner-Handbuch,  

New Edition-Online Lesicon, www.bruckner-online.at/ablo

Austrian National Library, Austrian Academy of Sciences

Article was in the process of the publication in July of 2017

Problems of Tempo in Puccini's Arias, College Music Symposium,

Missoula: The College Music Society, Inc., 2001, Volume 40, Pp. 140-150.

The article was selected for reissuing at New Online College Music Symposium,

Scholarship and Research Section, May of 2013,

 

Translation: The Analysis of Baroque Opera by John Walter Hill,

Beijing: Journal of the Central Conservatory of Music, 2002, Vol. 87,  co-translator

 

Eleven short dictionary articles for Vocal Music in the Teaching Encyclopedia for Chinese Middle and High Schools, China: Shenyang Publisher, 1991, Vol--Yintimei

 

Reference article Introduction to Piano, published as a series of six times, Children's Music Periodical, China: Shaoyang News Press, June-August, 1988

 


Recordings:

YouTube links:

My Picturesque Home

https://youtu.be/HjVUpUdL71I

Wishes, 愿,online 2022

https://youtu.be/5STVQStcCfc

Endless River Flows, 川流不息,online 2022

https://youtu.be/VBM0HdgcJq8

Gazing into the Ocean 眺望, online 2022

https://youtu.be/C50VMLaEwvw

Autumn Waters 秋水, online 2022

https://youtu.be/JYzW2Ms4ZOU

If  如果,online 2022

https://youtu.be/sVrmIsCYpDs

Life, 生活,Soprano and Zheng, one word poem,​ [女高音和筝,一字诗 (女高音 / 钟玫;筝 / 韩梅和雨苇;作曲 / 孟勇,韩梅和雨苇)online 2021

https://youtu.be/zUCLpFNl6_c


Crossroads《路口》: Singing - Mei Zhong/鍾玫; Poem - Bei Dao/北島; Music - Xiang Yin/湘音online 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttQ-lVecabY&feature=youtu.be 

Homebound, 回家, online 2020

https://youtu.be/s0z5lKcIktY

 

In My Transparent Sorrow, 在我透明的忧伤中,online 2020

https://youtu.be/zGfzJ23plMo

Love Story,爱情故事,online 2020

https://youtu.be/NLNwwTn0zIw

Winter Dream, 冬梦,a song for Soprano and Orchestra, online, 2019

https://youtu.be/Ya_3U7bFjAE

If You Were Here, 如果你在的话,online, 2019

https://youtu.be/G32RkFLYFE8

 

[Missing My Little Girl in the Village, (思念村裡我的娃), Singing by Mei Zhong (鐘玫), online 2021

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=HizISiLNN_0&feature=youtu.be]

A Sad Little Bird, 忧伤的小鸟, online, 2020

https://youtu.be/PQ4H55QUuHA

Youku links: 

Gazing into the Ocean 眺望, online 2022

https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNTkwNzAxNDU1Ng==.html?spm=a2h0c.8166622.PhoneSokuUgc_7.dtitle

Autumn Waters 秋水, online 2022

https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNTg5MTkyMzkyNA==

If  如果,online 2022

https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNTg4NjA2NjUyNA==.html

女高音和筝,一字诗 (女高音 / 钟玫;筝 / 韩梅和雨苇;作曲 / 孟勇,韩梅和雨苇)2021

https://m.youku.com/video/id_XNTgyMDE4NTI2NA==.html

[路口 Crossroads.mov : https://m.youku.com/video/id_XNTA5OTUzODY1Mg==.html?firsttime=9&source_from=pcfx_1], 2021

[女高音钟玫独唱“回家” : https://m.youku.com/video/id_XNDk4Mjc1MjYyMA==.html], 2020

[Missing My Little Girl in the Village, (思念村裡我的娃), Singing by Mei Zhong (鐘玫)_哔哩哔哩_bilibili : https://m.bilibili.com/video/BV1Ng411g7M8], 2021

爱情故事,Love Story 2020

https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNDYyNTc0MDY4NA==.html

 

在我透明的忧伤中,In My transparent Sorrow 2020

https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNDYyNTc0MzM5Ng==.html

冬梦,Winter Dream 2019

https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNDQ4MDU5NjcwOA==.html

 

如果你在的话,If you were there 2019

https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNDYyNTc0ODg2OA==.html

 


The Silvered Lute, NPM LD 033, North Pacific Music, June of 2009 

 

Traditional and Modern Chinese Art Songs, Volume II, Anthology of Chinese Songs, New York: Leyerle Publications, 2009

 

Newly Arranged Chinese Folk Songs, Volume I, Anthology of Chinese Songs, New York: Leyerle Publications, 2005