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  Music of Guangdong - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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In modern times, the Chinese province of Guangdong has become known for Guangdong music (later Guangdong folk tunes), a synthesis of a number of local folk music styles (like Kun opera), intended as an accompaniment for the region's folk operas when it arose along the Pearl River delta in the 1920s.
Hakka music is literary and laid-back in tone, and consists entirely of five notes; many folk songs only use three notes.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Music_of_Guangdong   (228 words)

 Guangdong - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Guangdong was far away from the centre of ancient Chinese civilization in the north China plain.
During the early 1920s of the Republic of China, Guangdong was the staging area for KMT to prepare for the Northern Expedition, an effort to bring the various warlords of China back under the central government.
Guangdong borders Fujian province to the northeast, Jiangxi and Hunan provinces to the north, Guangxi autonomous region to the west, and Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions to the south.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Guangdong   (1950 words)

 Canton - Guangdong
Guangdong is located in the southern part of the south China Sea, encompassing a total 179,766 square kilometres.
Guangdong is also one of the provinces in China where the highways have been developed into the networks all over the province.
The Guangdong embroidery and the Chaozhou embroidery, one of the four kinds of best embroideries in China, are known for their beautiful patterns and exquisite craft.
www.pacificislandtravel.com /asia/hongkong/about_destin/guangdong.html   (2309 words)

 First Impression Music Inc - Detail
Guangdong is a prosperous province in South China; its capital, Canton, is the major entrepot for international trade and culture.
Among all types of Chinese music, Guangdong music has its uniqueness in expression and structure - in particular, in the use of special Cantonese instruments.
It so happened that some of the best artists for Guangdong music were all avaliable at the same time for recording, namely the maestros Qi Wei Yu, the first goahu soloist in China; Kam Shing Huang, the best flutist; and Wei Li, the top huzheng soloist.
www.fimpression.com /detail.aspx?ID=40   (246 words)

 DOOR DOG MUSIC PRODUCTIONS EVENTS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
In the midst of this is the Cantonese Music Ensemble, performing the traditional music of southern China, "Guangdong yin yue"- or Cantonese music.
The traditional music from the North of China has been heavily influenced by the Russian classical schools, introducing the conductor, harmony, instrumental technique, and the concept of orchestration for the modern orchestra.
This repertoire of music that the Cantonese Music Ensemble performs is the folk music from the southern part of China.
www.sfworldmusicfestival.org /other_events_2005.htm   (654 words)

 Int'l Music Summer Camp Opens - MySummerCamps.com
The provincial government intends to develop the Guangdong International Music Summer Camp into a leading influential international music summer camp in Asia in the coming five years, government officials said.
Boasting a long history in Europe and North America, music summer camps are tailored mainly to teenagers who are dedicated to music composing and musical instruments playing.
The Guangdong music summer camp provides a good chance for such young people from China and other parts of Asia to learn directly from international masters in the field.
www.mysummercamps.com /news/315   (259 words)

 Guangzhou hotels accommodation - China hotel guide
Guangdong (Cantonese) music is acclaimed as "glass music".
And Guangdong (Cantonese) Opera is reputed as "the love pea in south China." The school of painting and potted landscape of Lingnan as well as Guangdong acrobatics are all full of strong local flavor.
With the natural scenery as the background, and the folk culture as the carrier, they lay stress on participation so as to create a joyous and harmonious atmosphere.
www.yourrooms.com /china_hotels/guangzhou   (456 words)

 World Music at Acoustic Sounds
At 14, he was admitted to study Western percussion music for five...
Roby Kakatos, born into a legendary family of gypsy violinists in 1965, was introduced to music as a child and made...
The music on this disc represents an important part in the history of music from Trinidad.
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 GD music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The first person to write down the history of Guangdong music was Yin Zizhong.
In the 1930s, he compiled a book of Guangdong music.
Lu Wencheng is famous for reviving the key stringed instrument of Guangdong Music -- the Gaohu.
www.freewebs.com /deepvoice/myworks/GDmusic3.htm   (62 words)

 James Dale Wilson, Assistant Professor of Music, ethnomusicologist, Connecticut College
Orchestras performing his music include New York BMI Jazz Orchestra, Hamburg Radio Orchestra, United States Air Force Big Band, Mats Holmquist Big Bad Band (Stockholm), University of North Texas One O'clock Lab Band, University of Nevada at Las Vegas Wind Orchestra, University of North Florida Jazz Ensemble, as well as ensembles under his own direction.
As an ethnomusicologist, Wilson’s principal areas of research are: Guangdong ritual and ritual music; the interpenetration of opera and ritual; and Southeast Chinese perspectives on migration and transnationalism.
Research for his dissertation (“Baatyam: Music, Ritual, and Taishanese Transnationalism”) was conducted in rural villages of Taishan, in Guangdong Province, China as well as among Taishanese communities in the greater New York City area.
www.conncoll.edu /academics/web_profiles/dale-wilson.html   (398 words)

 Music Festivals index~ aMUSIClassical Directory
It's a celebration of music in the midst of some of the most beautiful scenery the Sierra Nevada has to offer.
The Camden Haven Music Festival, which celebrates its 10th year from 13 to 20 March, has always had classical music as its centrepiece.
The first International Festival of Classical Music was held in 1995 and the event is now conducted every two years.
www.geocities.com /musiclassical/fest.html   (574 words)

 MusicMoz - Regional: Asia: China: Traditional Folk or Classical   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Chinese Musical Instruments - introduce chinese classical music and instruments.guqin, guzheng,pipa,erhu, xiao and danbau etc. offers music lessons and sells chinese music instruments such as the guqin, guzheng, ehru, xiao and pipa and chinese musical books, vcds and music vds online.
Music From China - Music From China (MFC) is a musical ensemble that invokes the delicacy and power of both traditional and contemporary Chinese music.
San Francisco Guzheng Music Society - Our Society is dedicated in promoting guzheng, a Chinese table harp - plucked string instrument, and Chinese culture and music to people of all ages and nationality.
musicmoz.org /Regional/Asia/China/Traditional_Folk_or_Classical   (321 words)

 Opera Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Contains information on Chinese music in general as well as a few instruments in particular.
Introduction to traditional Chinese music with descriptions and photographs of the instruments.
Music From China (MFC) is a musical ensemble that invokes the delicacy and power of both traditional and contemporary Chinese music.
portal.opera.com /web?cat=41458   (336 words)

 DoveSong.com -- Music of China
Both fast and slow melodies are woven together into a music that does not lose its ability to make the listener dance along with it.
On the whole, this is a very toe-tapping song, from Guangdong (Canton) province.
Hua yin gives the music a bouncy flavor, and is a technique often present in Guangdong (Cantonese) music.
www.dovesong.com /MP3/MP3_China_Deborah.asp   (1292 words)

 Chinese classic ensemble music, Chinese traditional orchestra:Music,Chinese Classical Music,ensemble
Chinese Music: Chinese music CD, Chinese Song, Chinese Folk Song, Chinese music instrument including Erhu (Er Hu), Dizi (Di zi), bamboo flute, Sheng, Pipa (Pi pa).
Music of Jiangnan String and Woodwind Instruments (I)
Music of Jiangnan String and Woodwind Instruments (II)
www.chinesecultureonline.com /lp:ensemble/MA,85,9,2.html   (139 words)

 Jiang Li - Chinese Composer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
New piece of music by retrieving information, thoughts and influences from the users of a Residence for the Elderly.
Composing a new range of music that brought a new dimension to the acrobatics live performances.
NESTA (National Endowment of Science, Technology and the Arts) Fellowship Global Musical Collaboration Network Project Three years of research, development of Global Musical Collaboration Network with a focus on the link up of China to the West.
www.chinesemusic.co.uk /jiangli/compositions.htm   (599 words)

 Job Opening: LECTURER IN MUSIC - Abroad (Zhaoqing, Guangdong, P.R.of China).... TEACHERS.NET CAREER CENTER.
Job Opening: LECTURER IN MUSIC - Abroad (Zhaoqing, Guangdong, P.R.of China)....
Principal Duties and Responsibilities: You will be expected to deliver a series of Music related courses in English, that will constitute core and elective elements of the students programmes of study.
Where required you will be provided with a translator though the majority of practical work is expected to be supervised in English.
www.teachers.net /jobs/jobboard/abroad/   (140 words)

 Music of BuddhistLinks.org
Music for Zen by Various Artists - CD Music for Zen Meditation by Riley Lee - CD - ASIN: BOOOO8PX92
Music for Zen Meditation and Other Joys by Tony Scott - CD Music of Laos: The Buddhist Tradition by Various Artists - CD - ASIN: BOOOO9IC4Y
Quiet Fire: Zen Moods for the Spa Experience - Weaving exotic voices and cross-cultural elements through his sparkling tapestry, Karunesh finds that perfect balance point where classical, world and healing music join, carefully coaxing love's caress from every note.
buddhistlinks.org /Music.htm   (1628 words)

 MSN - Music: Search Results for
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 Rhapsody Music: Download, Listen, Play & Burn Guangdong Music and Minor Arts Troupe Orchestra
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 Find in a Library: Guangdong music, Guangdong cuisine, Guangdong art ... a living Guangdong heritage community in old ...
Find in a Library: Guangdong music, Guangdong cuisine, Guangdong art...
a living Guangdong heritage community in old urban Sheung Wan
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 Music of Guangdong-Chinese classic ensemble music, Chinese traditional orchestra
Music of Guangdong-Chinese classic ensemble music, Chinese traditional orchestra
The Famous Classical Music: Music of Guangdong (Canton)
Chinese Classical Music: The famous Classical Music (Canton)
www.chinesecultureonline.com /d:MA:ensemble/440.html   (139 words)

 Pacific Epoch - Baidu Meets With Music Companies For MP3 Search
Baidu (Nasdaq: BIDU) president Liang Dong met with several music company executives on Wednesday to discuss copyright issues, Beijing Star Daily reports.
The music companies included EMI, TR Music, Huayi Brothers, Beijing Chuangmeng Music, and Guangdong Freeland Music.
Baidu has come under fire for providing links to pirated music downloads through its MP3 search.
www.pacificepoch.com /newsstories/40535_0_5_0_C   (257 words)

 Pacific Epoch - Baidu To Meet With Music Giants Wednesday
Chinese search engine Baidu (Nasdaq: BIDU) told Sina on Tuesday that the company will meet with Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group, EMI Group, and Universal Music Group on Wednesday.
The companies filed lawsuits against Baidu between July and September.
Baidu met with domestic music companies TR Music, Huayi Brothers, Beijing Chuangmeng Music, and Guangdong Freeland Musicon last Wednesday to talk about the same MP3 service.
www.pacificepoch.com /newsstories/40897_0_5_0_M   (238 words)

 AsiaInfo Services: GUANGDONG TO HOLD INTERNATIONAL BROADCAST MUSIC FAIR@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
international broadcast music fair is to be held in Guangzhou,
capital of south China's Guangdong Province, between November 21
highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1P1:2723008&...   (103 words)

 Ten Chinese Guangdong Music Classics
This CD will allow you to explore the most popular works of Chinese classical music - Music of Guangdong province.
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