June 6, 2019

Learn more about this rare instrument from western China.

May 6, 2019

The twelve-string guitar, as its name suggests, is the "12-string guitar". The number of strings is large and the width of the neck is widened. You must press two strings at the same time. The charm is that you can play the six-string guitar with a kind of natural harm...

May 2, 2019

The seasons change, and the times are repeated, never stopping. Every year, every reincarnation ends, and another spring and autumn. The winter will pass, the summer will come, but the summer will disappear one day, and the next winter will come again. The world is so...

April 28, 2019

The Dan Bau is a very unique and simple instrument. It is said that the strings of the early instrument were made of silk. The production of today's Dan Bau is dominated by steel strings. Here we want to tell some folk stories about the origin of the instrument.

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April 28, 2019

独弦琴是一个非常独特而简朴的乐器。据说早期的独弦琴的弦是由丝绸制造的。而当今的独弦琴则以钢弦为主。在这里我们想讲一些有关独弦琴起源的民间故事。

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关于独弦琴的由来,有着美丽的传说。在中国的传说中,它被认为是南海龙宫的仙琴。叙事长诗《琴仙》中说:鲨鱼精向南海龙王七公主求婚不成怀恨在心,盗走龙宫的蜈蚣笛到京族地区兴风作浪,搞得“人间乱糟糟”。七公主奉龙王之命,抱着独弦仙琴到人间降伏了鲨鱼精。传说独弦仙琴的弦是用七公主的头发接的。她总共有仙发九万九千九十九根。仙发接起的独弦仙琴:

“弹得瞎子眼复明,弹得聋子耳朵灵。

弹得跛子好了脚...

April 28, 2019

Byzaanchy(图瓦语:бызаанчы;俄语:Бизанчи;也音译为byzanchi或byzanchie)是一种图瓦传统音乐的四弦垂直穗胡琴。演奏Byzaanchy的图瓦人数比演奏Igil的人数更少一些。它类似于中国的四胡,然而,byzaanchy的音箱通常由木材或者牛角制成,而四胡则多有金属音箱。Byzaanchy的音箱多为圆柱形,更少见的是立方体。雕刻的牛头通常位于乐器木颈的顶部。

拉迪克·图鲁什2016年在MAO杭州神话接力专场时演奏Byzaanchy

Byzaanchy这个乐器的名字源于byzaan(图瓦语:小牛)。图瓦...

April 28, 2019

Byzaanchy (Tuva: бызаанчы; Russian: Бизанчи; also transliterated as byzanchi or byzanchie) is a four-string vertical “huqin” used within traditional tuvan music. Tuvans who play Byzaanchy number fewer than Tuvans that play Igil. In fact, the look is similar to an instr...

April 15, 2019

Hello everyone, today we will introduce you to a special miniature instrument used in Living Mythologies - the turkic Khomus.

The Khomus is popular among Chinese Mongolian people, such as Yi, Hui, Daur, Oroqen, Ewenki, Hezhe, Manchu, and Yunnan ethnic minorities as...

April 15, 2019

大家好,今天给大家介绍一下神话接力所使用的乐器中的特别迷你的乐器——图瓦口弦琴Khomus。

所谓口弦琴,是流行于中国蒙古族,于羌族、回族、达斡尔族、鄂伦春族、鄂温克族、赫哲族、满族、云南部分少数民族 ,俄罗斯图瓦族,阿尔泰族,雅库特族等少数民族中的一种簧片乐器。其中,鄂伦春语叫“明努卡”,也叫“天恩共”(意为铁的声音),达斡尔族叫“木库莲”,鄂温克族叫“朋留坎”,图瓦语称为“铁米尔·霍姆斯(Khomus)", 汉语称“口弦”。

图瓦铁制口弦Demir Khomus

多为铁制(也有用铜制),长约12-15厘米(或六至十公分),由琴库和琴簧...

February 24, 2019

On December 16, 2018, at the "Our World Music" themed event held at the Wukesong MAO LIVEHOUSE in Beijing, Living Mythologies brought a Vietnamese song "Sắc Màu".

This song was popular in Vietnam in the 1990s and was composed by military musician Chen Jin (Trần Tiến). I...

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