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Traditional Medicine for Silk Strings

BAI JI…for treating silk strings for Asian instruments Available here. A Bletilla striata rhizome Even the very best silk strings after more than a few years, will become a little hairy. This is in fact the process that creates rich … Continue reading

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Moon Lute (Yueqin)

How complex a musical instrument is! Once I started this project, it loomed forth with so many steps I had never taken. New ideas about how to approach each detail came to me in my waking dreams. I had been … Continue reading

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