This photograph shows a group of four musicians from Stone Lion Nanyin Ensemble from Fujian Province, China and Siong Leng Musical Association playing Nanyin music in a performance entitled, "Melodies from the Temple Courtyard". The musical instruments used in Nanyin and featured in this performance are the Pipa, Sanxian, Erxian and Dongxiao. The elderly gentleman in the middle of the group is playing the Erxian. The performance was held in 2012 at the Esplanade Recital Studio and was part of the 2012 edition of the festival, ‘A Tapestry of Sacred Music’, presented by Esplanade. Title devised by Library staff.
All rights reserved. Siong Leng Musical Association 湘灵音乐社, 2012