The Festival of China Video Highlights
By ARTSEDGE: The Kennedy Center's Arts Education Network
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This series, from the archives of the Kennedy Center's Education Department, brings you a glimpse of the history and diversity of China's performing arts.
|1||CleanVideoCai Guo-Qiang||Some artists choose clay; others choose charcoal. For many of his works, Cai chooses the volatile "medium" of gunpowder, fireworks and other explosives.||1 10 06||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoShaanxi Folk Art Theater||Look behind the screen at the shadow puppet story of the turtle and the crane.||22 9 06||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoTerra Cotta Warriors||Learn about the process of packing, moving, and mounting ancient works of art.||15 9 06||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoHong Kong Chinese Orchestra||Learn about the instruments that make up a traditional Chinese orchestra.||8 9 06||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoBeijing Traditional Music Ensemble||Take a musical tour of China's cultural heritage with one of the country's premiere traditional ensembles.||1 9 06||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoYunnan Singers, Dancers, and Musicians||Artists of the Yi and Wa ethnic groups from Yunnan Province demonstrate their unique folk traditions.||25 8 06||Free||View In iTunes|
- Category: K-12
- Language: English
- © 2006 ARTSEDGE, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts