Pipa

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Pipa Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • type genus of the Pipidae

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  • type genus of the Pipidae

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Pipa Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


The pipa (Chinese: 琵琶; pinyin: pípá) is a four-stringed Chinese musical instrument, belonging to the plucked category of instruments (弹拨乐器/彈撥樂器).



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  • Wu Man and the pipa
    Virtuoso Wu Man plays the ancient Chinese instrument, the pipa. Read more on this news related to 'Pipa'
  • Kronos Performs 'The Cusp of Magic'
    The legendary ensemble brings "The Cusp of Magic," by minimalist pioneer Terry Riley, to Hertz Hall. by Lou Fancher Follow the acclaimed ensemble Kronos and master pipa (Chinese lute) player Wu Man through the alchemic landscape of minimalist composer Terry Riley's The Cusp of Magic. Or brave the happy collision of composer Kevin Volans' White Ma Read more on this news related to 'Pipa'
  • Yang Jing and Christy Doran - 'No. 9'
    Both living in Lucerne, Switzerland and being keen for new musical experiences, it was only a matter of time before Chinese-born Pipa maestro Yang Jing and Irish/Swiss electric experimental guitarist Christy Doran recorded together and their album, No.9 has many beautiful moments of improvising their way through intersecting musical genres. Read more on this news related to 'Pipa'

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