Ron Korb/Donald Quan
Label: Humble Dragon/1990/OASCD 1005
Genre: World Music/Japanese Music/Chinese/New Age
This seminal recording with Ron Korb and Donald Quan influenced many other concept albums by other instrumental artists. It is highly creative cinematic setting of Asian world music with flutes, percussion and keyboards. The music is inspired by a story by Ron Korb of the same title.
Tear of the Sun was number 1 on the New Age Top 40 and was number 2 on The Jazz Report New Age Top 10 in 1991. It is often heard on CHFI radio Lovers and Other Strangers.