China Music Group

 
bianqing
Bianqing

Ancient stone chimes suspended on a frame and composed of 16 stones

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bone whistle

Very high-pitched whistle made of bone.

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dizi
dizi

A bamboo flute widely used for solos and in ensembles

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erhu
erhu

A 2-string lute played with the bow clasped between them, similar to a cello

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guqin

A 7-string zither without bridges and over 3000 years of history

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hulusi
hulusi

A gourd flute

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pipa
pipa

A 4-stringed fretted lute, similar to that of a guitar

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sheng
sheng

A double-reed mouth pipe organ

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suona
suona

A lively horn, particularly good at imitating the singing of hundreds of birds

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xun
xun

A clay ocarina flute and the oldest instrument in China

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yanqgin
yangqin

A hammered dulcimer with a near-squared soundboard played with two bamboo sticks

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zhongruan
zhongruan

A plucked lute, most similar to a banjo

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