Saiunkoku Monogatari, or the Tale of the Kingdom of Colored Clouds is what really got me into the sound of the Chinese violin (erhu 二胡). The main character, Shuurei, plays this instrument, and the sound is a key part in the anime’s soundtrack. 140 more words
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*This is Part 3 of a 3-Part Post Series. Enjoy!
Before I begin, I’d like to take a moment to express my deep sympathy for those whose lives were disrupted by the Kyushu earthquakes. I actually haven’t followed the news about this too closely, because I find it extra upsetting to look at photos depicting a place I’ve physically been to in ruins. 636 more words