In my previous blog post, Shen Yun – Erhu, I shared about the beauty of the Shen Yun music. The artistry and dedication of the musicians impressed me. Are you a musician? Would you like to join the Shen Yun orchestra? Shen Yun Orchestra holds Auditions for Available Positions Brass: French Horn, Trumpet, Bass Trombone … More Shen Yun – Auditions
No. I did not misspell. It is Pi. As in 3.14, though people do sometimes celebrate the day by making / buying and eating pie. All sorts of pie. Pizza pie. Fruit pie. Cream pie. Maybe even pasties like savory meat and vegetable pies. (And no, I did not misspell that word either.) So what … More Happy Pi Day!
Most Chinese instruments make a sharp twang sound that is not pleasant to my ears. However, the music played by the Shen Yun orchestra was different. Shen Yun’s Orchestra combines classical Western and Chinese instruments. The two-stringed Erhu and the plucked Pipa, lead the melody with a full Western-style orchestra. Thus, Shen Yun has created … More Shen Yun – Erhu