Yangqin and Dulcimers Around the World
Lecture & Music presentation
Professor Liu Yuening, Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing
Dr. Liu will introduce and display the distinctive charisma of the yangqin, which originated from the Middle East and has a cultural history of over 4000 years. The presentation will include pictures, audio and video materials, and a live performance by Professor Liu. Professor Liu will speak about China’s Confucius Institutes, and the Central Conservatory of Music’s “Music Confucius Institute” partnership with the Royal Danish Academy of Music.