Chinese violin


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Chinese violin

n.
See erhu.
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Jeremy Corbyn with an Erhu - a Chinese violin - during a visit to the Pagoda Arts and the Wah Sing Chinese Community centre in Liverpool yesterday Matt Cardy
The cello-sized version of the erhu - a traditional two-stringed Chinese violin - has been developed by Mr KH Li, director of Liverpool's Pagoda Chinese Youth Orchestra.
The former samples a Tibetan Monk chant' the latter uses the lovely sound of the erhu, a kind of Chinese violin, with Garrett avoiding getting in the way by playing piano rather than saxophone.
The album also features a traditional Chinese song on which Lang is accompanied on Chinese violin by his father, Guo-ren Lang.
Among MUNY's list of participants is a saw player, an erhu -- a two-stringed Chinese violin -- player, several vocalists and jazz musicians, a spoon player, and a steel drum group.
He stays with a family of musicians - Miss Xa, a singer with the Peking Opera, and Mr Yu, who teaches the er-hu, a kind of traditional Chinese violin with a very distinctive twang.

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