[Lecture] Peking Opera Percussion Music at Boston College

Just came back from my talk at Boston College. It’s titled “Peking Opera Percussion: Concept, Luogujing, and Patterns.”  This presentation provided an overview of the formation, functions, and use of percussion music in Peking opera performance with live demonstration and some video clips. In the last part of the presentation, students were guided to learn […]

Peking Opera Percussion Lecture – Boston College

Just returned from my guest lecture on Peking opera percussion music at Boston College. It’s invited by Prof. Fugan Dineen (who is also my former colleague at Wesleyan University) for his Asian Music class. Thanks, Fugan!  It’s a very dynamic class: students were actively engaged and open to new perspectives. They picked up key concepts quickly […]