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Concert by Chinese Opera Orchestra of ShanghaiConcert by Chinese Opera Orchestra of Shanghai
Description:Concert by Chinese Opera Orchestra of Shanghai on Hasseris Gymnasium in Aalborg 27 th Octobre 2016.
CymbalsCymbalsChinese music instrument
Subject:Chinese music instrument
Description:It belongs to percussion instrument and typically has a bell that is cylindrical or shaped like a truncated cone
dadaoDadao (大刀)Physical objecttools and equipment of kung-fu, fatal, silver
Type:Physical object
Subject:tools and equipment of kung-fu, fatal, silver
Description:It is a kind of tools when demonstrating acrobatic scene, made of steel with a piece of red fabric tied at the back of it.
Dialogue (念)Dialogue (念)Mode of performance basic skills , cantonese opera
Type:Mode of performance
Subject:basic skills , cantonese opera
Description:It is one of the four essential performing skills in Cantonese opera that mainly focus on the spoken text
ErxianErxianphysical objectbowed string instrument
Type:physical object
Subject:bowed string instrument
Description:The sound chamber is made with a dome-shaped ring of hardwood glued on the front end.Also,the back of the sound chamber is not covered with any lattice work like those of erhu or gaohu. It has to be played with a bow made of a thick, hard piece of bamboo. [show more]
Queen_of_female_leadFONG YIM-FUNPerson Cantonese Opera Star
Subject:Cantonese Opera Star
Description:started her training in Cantonese opera at the age of 10. At 13, she advanced t be an erbang huadan (supporting actress)(二幫花旦) and three years later she became the zhengyin huadan (female lead)(正印花旦). Exceptionally talented and outstanding, Fong has a successful performing career and originated a unique singing style, known as the Fong style, in Cantonese Opera [show more]
Hong Kong Heritage Museum 香港文化博物館 Hong Kong Heritage Museum 香港文化博物館
Description:Under the umbrella of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, the Hong Kong Heritage Museum presents a unique mix of history, art and culture in a great variety of programmes that cater for the wide-ranging interests of the public. Featuring an exhibition area of some 7,500 square metres, the museum houses five permanent galleries - the Jin Yong Gallery, the Cantonese Opera Heritage Hall, the T.T. Tsui Gallery of Chinese Art, the Chao Shao-an Gallery and the Children's Discovery Gallery - as well as six thematic galleries that regularly host exhibitions showcasing the diverse treasures of our heritage. [show more]
Hung Sin Nui Hung Sin Nui Person Cantonese Opera Stars
Subject:Cantonese Opera Stars
Description:She was regarded as one of the greatest treasures of Cantonese opera and Hong Kong cinema.[1] She was famous for her unique sweet, crisp, smooth and coquettish "Hung tone" (紅腔) of singing which incorporated the techniques of Beijing Opera, Kunqu, and Western opera singing method. [show more]
jing_yan_faadaanJing Yan FaaDaan (正印花旦)Roleprinciple female, Dan, flower female
Subject:principle female, Dan, flower female
Description:Jing Yan FaaDaan is the most important female in Cantonese Opera.
Ko Shan Theatre 高山劇場
Ko Shan Theatre 高山劇場
Description:The 600-seat auditorium at the New Wing together with the existing 1 031-seat theatre will further enhance the Ko Shan Theatre’s function as a dedicated venue for Cantonese opera with the provision of ancillary facilities for performance, rehearsals and training by established and budding Cantonese opera artists. [show more]