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Guzheng video

This is a fantastic video of a Guzheng being played. it is entitled “Spring River Flower Moon Night”:

Inspirational Music

Chine (IV) - musique classique

Il existe une longue tradition de musique classique chinoise, datant de l’époque impériale. Que ce soit en ensemble ou en solo, les lettrés ont exploré les possibilités de leurs instruments, créant une musique souvent très contemplative. 73 more words


Mid-term Report: Challenges and Lessons Learned

Picture from the Chinese New Year Banquet. Photoshopped flowers are courtesy of Linda in the admin office

Jack’s Farewell Dinner with new friends and old… 2,891 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Express Yourself

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This week’s theme is Express Yourself – problem is that I have been very busy lately so that I did not have any chance to express myself as good as I would have like in the blog. 129 more words


This is what I sound like composing in my sleep


This is exactly the kind of music I can write without thinking – full blocky chords with simple melodic fragments sprinkled here and there. It’s pretty simplistic… 288 more words

Classical Music

Got Me Some Culture at the Guzheng Concert

There were times when she reminded me of Beethoven; not her music, but her movements. Her focus was intense, and her whole body jerked over her instrument as she pulled and slashed notes out of the strings. 704 more words

DHS Guzheng reunion

2014 looks to be a year of reunions. First the Dunman High cohort reunion in June, and over the weekend, my co-curricular activity reunion. This gathering was supposed to be a farewell party for Cindy (Xiuhui), who would be relocating to London with her hubby, but it turned out to be a good reason for us all to meet again, thanks to Clarissa (Lirong) for organising and Yubo for providing the venue. 390 more words