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Introducing Ancient Chinese Culture to a Wider Audience
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Introducing Ancient Chinese Culture to a Wider Audience

By May S. Ruiz The Chinese civilization is one of the oldest known to humankind. Its vibrant cultural heritage dates back thousands of years, and the country’s rich and diverse musical tradition forms a vital part of that heritage. Traditional music – with its essential instruments including the pipa, guqin, ruan, xiao and zheng –…