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Old 02-18-10, 07:41 PM   #1
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Chinese violin.. Erhu

This is my first time hearing about this instrument and the sound is so amazing, it's so alive...

What do you think??

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3fWERllK9U

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erhu
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Old 02-18-10, 07:42 PM   #2
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I love the erhu when it's played well -- but when played badly the noise is hellish.
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I love the erhu when it's played well -- but when played badly the noise is hellish.

In that case I thank all the musicians who play their instruments well.
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I have one that I bought in Beijing. Be glad you are not within earshot when I practice.
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