‘Qi' or instrument in Chinese, attempts to explain the different Chinese orchestral instruments' makes, history, repertoire and spirit, providing a valuable source of information for Chinese music beginners and professionals alike.
Written by one of Singapore 's most outstanding youths, Samuel Wong, the book is targeted primarily at the many who are involved in the Chinese orchestra.
Featuring fully stylised photographs of Chinese instruments and their techniques, listings of renowned recent repertoire and performers, a comprehensive index section and more, the book will offer a discovery for the beginner, a support for a practitioner and an insight for an established Chinese musician. An indispensable book for all who are interested in the Chinese orchestra and its music.
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