Contemporary Chinese Pipa

USA – Dance is the second album by Chinese pipa virtuoso Jian Ting. More accessible than her solo debut on MA Recordings,

Voices of the Pipa
(MA61), this recording includes some of the most famous music in contemporary Chinese culture.Dance includes a unique duet arrangement of “The Olive Tree“, the 1970’s movie theme known to virtually every person living in China today.

Jian also makes her singing debut on this disc. A full translation is included.


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