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November 06, 2012

Confucius Institute presents Pipa Lecture and Demonstration by noted Chinese musician

Pipa Lecture and Demonstration 琵琶艺术演示
by Min Xiaofen
Monday, November 12 | 4pm
Michigan League - Hussey Room (second floor)
911 N. University, Ann Arbor
Free and open to the public.

Photo credit: Li Xiao-Long

This lecture and demonstration will focus on the history of the pipa, techniques, from lyrical and martial styles to modern composers' composition for pipa. Ms. Min will also discuss her experience working closely with well-known American and Chinese composers as well as how she has been influenced by jazz and bluegrass.

Posted by zzhu at November 6, 2012 09:27 PM