Guqin: Ancient Chinese Music, Saturday, May 7, 2:30-4pm

In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

We welcome music professor Ms. Yiming Li, from the Guqin Society International, for a talk and performance of guqin music.

The guqin is China's oldest stringed musical instrument with a history of more than 3000 years. In 2003, guqin music was proclaimed as one of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.

The program will be in English and Chinese.

Other Asian Pacific American Heritage Month programs at Chinatown Branch:
  • Chinese brush painting for kids on Wednesday, May 11, 3:30-5pm (please call for reservation)
  • My Mom is a FOB author reading with Serena Wu on Saturday, May 14, 2:30-4pm
  • Asian Art Museum docent talk on Chinese jade on Saturday, May 28, 2:30-4pm

Please also join us for the Asian Heritage Street Celebration at Civic Center on May 21!

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