Explorations in Sound – Wu Man talks about the Pipa Concerto of Zhao Jiping

This month, Musical America’s 2013 Instrumentalist of the YearWu Man ??– gives the world premiere performances of a new pipa concerto by Chinese composer Zhao Jiping, accompanied by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra at the Sydney Opera House.

In this video, Wu Man talks about the new composition and demonstrates the exotic sounds of the pipa.

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