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Tianqin is one of the unique musical instruments of the Zhuang people in Guangxi. It belongs to the plucked instrument. It is mostly used as an accompaniment instrument among the Zhuang people. It is popular in the area of Longzhou, Guangxi. In order to communicate with the sky, Tianqin has an extremely important position in the Zhuang people. The earliest research on the Zhuang Tianqin is Lu K...
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Carry forward the spirit of craftsmen and play a strong voice of the times Qin Huabei, the fourth-generation descendant of the Zhuang nationality's Longzhou Tianqin making skills, has been learning how to make qin from his grandfather since the age of 13, and has been focusing on Tianqin production for 45 years. Choosing a high-quality gourd is only the begin...
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Holding the Tianqin in one hand, shaking the string of bells hanging on the feet, and singing while playing, this is the performance method of the Zhuang Tianqin, which is a representative list of national intangible cultural heritage items. The mellow and bright ancient piano sound with the crisp and melodious singing always makes people intoxicated. The musical charm of the Zhuang Tianq...
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