July 12 - 14, 2019
See You In Kuching

Kenwy Yang-Qin ensemble

RWMF2015 Kenwy Yang-Qin Ensemble

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Country:

Sarawak, Malaysia

The yangqin or the hammered dulcimer of China originally came from Persia, and it’s characterized for its bright tones yet extreme expressive range.

Ken Wy is a master at this instrument and has established a Music & Arts Academy in Kuching.

He brings an impressive ensemble of yangqins and percussion to the festival playing a range of traditional Chinese songs.