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The Beauty of Kunqu Opera

The Chinese University of Hong Kong via Coursera

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  • Provider Coursera
  • Subject Music
  • $ Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
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  • Language English
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  • Duration 7 weeks long

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This course will focus on the historical and cultural background, literary aesthetics, music, and performance of Kunqu, China’s classical opera. After viewing the lecture videos presented by scholars and renowned maestros in the field of Kunqu, students’ understanding and appreciation of Chinese performing arts, classical literature and traditional culture will be enhanced.

Taught by

Prof. Wei Hua 華瑋, Prof. Kenneth Hsien-yung Pai 白先勇 and Prof. Lindy Li Mark 李林德

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