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Zhu Xiao-Mei: classical music and China under Mao | DW Documentary

Discussion in 'Music' started by AndrewvanZyl, Nov 13, 2017.

  1. AndrewvanZyl

    AndrewvanZyl Occasional commenter

    Chinese pianist Zhu Xiao-Mei experienced the excesses of Mao's regime and the Cultural Revolution. Playing Bach's music on her piano helped her to cope. Zhu Xiao-Mei is returning to China for the first time in 35 years. Her tour through China playing Bach's Goldberg Variations is a triumph, but memories and encounters also make it a moving emotional journey.


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