Category Archives: Music

Too Lazy To Paint Eyebrows ?

pipaCertainly not in this case. I have never heard the Pipa played quite like this clip of  Wu Man ( 吴蛮) playing.

The Guardian has an article on her here.  And you can hear her play the pipa in music that isn’t at all Chinese in this programme from  New Sounds, which is  always  a good place to find music you have never heard before. (Or at least which I haven’t heard of before).

If you now want to become an expert on the pipa, you can have a look at this book.6a00e5502c099d883400e5506daeb98834-800wi