Music

Shen Yun Performing Arts (Image: via Shen Yun Performing Arts YouTube/Screenshot)

Jiangsu Musician Yearns for Shen Yun

Pan Xiang and his daughter are well-known musicians from Jiangsu Province, China. However, he suffered years of persecution under the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). His so-called “crime”? Asking the local authorities to return a letter written to him by Chinese…

The enchanting sounds of the erhu. (Image: Shen Yun Official Account via  YouTube/Screenshot)

The Enchanting Sounds of the Erhu

The erhu is one of the most important instruments in Chinese culture, with a history of over 4,000 years. The erhu (Chinese: 二胡; pinyin: èrhú) is a bowed musical instrument, more specifically a spike fiddle, and is sometimes called the “Chinese violin.”…

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Music Therapy in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Music therapy has developed into a modern science, but it was first developed in China. The Chinese have searched for the secrets of the universe’s melody and rhythm for millennia.

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Jiangsu Musician Yearns for Shen Yun

Pan Xiang and his daughter are well-known musicians from Jiangsu Province, China. However, he suffered years of persecution under the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). His so-called “crime”? Asking the local…

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Tinariwen Band’s Beautifully Animated Music Video

Tinariwen is a northern Mali-based band with a newly animated music video clip for their song Ténéré Tàqqàl. The song translates into What Has Become of the Ténéré, where Ténéré is a Tamashek…

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The Enchanting Sounds of the Erhu

The erhu is one of the most important instruments in Chinese culture, with a history of over 4,000 years. The erhu (Chinese: 二胡; pinyin: èrhú) is a bowed musical instrument,…