For more information on the guqin see:1
No library is big enough
These include both English and Chinese language books and articles:
(see also online recordings)
These include both silk string and metal string recordings, but I have separated the two:
someone who wants to hear historically informed performance needs to know that the qin has silk strings, not metal.
This is comparable in Western music to needing to know that a Baroque keyboard recording features a harpsichord, not a piano.
- Links to other sites
Some other sites have special emphases not found here
Footnotes (Shorthand references are explained on a
I also have a page for non-guqin links.
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