Guqin: Music of Ancient Chinese Scholars

February 6, 2017

Time: 7:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: Sudhana Center - Meditation Hall, 225 Hope Street, Ukiah CA 95482


The Guqin is one of China's oldest string instruments dating back over 3000 years and is closely connected to the scholars, poets, philosophers, and artists of ancient China. In 2003, guqin music was proclaimed as one of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO. Come join us for this exciting opportunity to learn more about this instrument and its connection to Chinese philosophy, art, and culture. Listen to music once played only in the scholar's private studio, in tranquil temple grounds or in secluded mountain forests. Experience China's ancient musical tradition!