In the December issue of In Tune, we talked with members of the Shen Yun orchestra about how the ensemble blends Western and Chinese influences. We asked Brian Marple for some resources to for further study of the ensemble and the instruments it uses:
We have set up a page with more resources on Shen Yun website’s special Learn section. This includes samples of the different instruments, along with brief descriptions of them:
The About section, has an introduction to the music and information about the performers.
The What’s New section has interviews with our musicians, and there are some videos, too.