1) A scene of the Jiangzhou Guyue performance and the audience, at the beginning of 1990.
2)The performance of the Jiangzhou Guyue at the beginning of 1990.
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In Xingjiang county, southern part of Shanxi province, China.
This performing art is popular in the area of Xingjiang county, southwestern part of Shanxi province. Xingjiang was called Jiangzhou in ancient times, which caused the performing art's name. The characteristic of the folk drumming music combination is different sizes of big, middle and small drums as the main part accompanied by wood clappers and
The performing art is divided into two kinds: one is huaqiaogu without theatrical costumes; another is chuanxianggu with theatrical costumes. Both are performed at the festivals and competitions. There is another kind of
1992 Jiangzhou Dagu ［Jiangzhou Drumming Music］.
Jiangzhou, Shanxi: Wen Hua Shi Ye Guan Nian You Xien Geng Si. In Chinese and English.
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n.d. Jiangzhou Luogu (CD).
Mr. Qiao Jianzhong
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