Illustrated in full color are ancient wind, stringed, and percussion instruments as well as instruments used in ritual performances in the Bronze Age. Among the highlights are instruments from China's unique minority cultures, instruments with religious functions such as those associated with Tibetan Buddhism, and instruments used in opera performances. Also included are documents related to music-making in ancient China.
|Publisher:||Hong Kong University Press|
|Product dimensions:||9.07(w) x 12.11(h) x 0.55(d)|
Table of Contents
|Chinese Periods and Dynasties||16|
|List of Exhibits||18|
|Categorization System of Musical Instruments||20|