CULTURE Traditional musical instrument Lusheng maker in China's Guizhou

CULTURE

Traditional musical instrument Lusheng maker in China's Guizhou

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12:14, November 16, 2018

Yang Xingquan, an 85-year-old craftsman of Miao ethnic group, makes the traditional musical instrument Lusheng at Xingren Township of Danzhai County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 14, 2018. (Photos: Xinhua)

Yang has worked for over 50 years to make Lusheng, a musical instrument made of multiple bamboo pipes, and now his family make and repair over 400 Lusheng every year.

Yang Xingquan, an 85-year-old craftsman of Miao ethnic group, makes the traditional musical instrument Lusheng at Xingren Township of Danzhai County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 14, 2018.

Yang has worked for over 50 years to make Lusheng, a musical instrument made of multiple bamboo pipes, and now his family make and repair over 400 Lusheng every year.

Yang Xingquan (1st L), an 85-year-old craftsman of Miao ethnic group, works with his son Yang Cheng (C), 54, and grandson Yang Daping (1st R), 35, to make the traditional musical instrument Lusheng at Xingren Township of Danzhai County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 14, 2018.

Yang has worked for over 50 years to make Lusheng, a musical instrument made of multiple bamboo pipes, and now his family make and repair over 400 Lusheng every year.

Yang Xingquan, an 85-year-old craftsman of Miao ethnic group, arranges tools to make the traditional musical instrument Lusheng at Xingren Township of Danzhai County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 14, 2018.

Yang Xingquan, an 85-year-old craftsman of Miao ethnic group, makes the traditional musical instrument Lusheng at Xingren Township of Danzhai County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Nov. 14, 2018.

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