Chinese Corner featuring the Music of China
Join our free online event and learn about traditional Chinese culture!
The featured topic of the August 15th Chinese Corner will be "中国音乐" (which means "Chinese Music").
Hosted by the Together One New York Chinese Language Department, Chinese Corner takes place on Saturdays at 11am (Eastern Time US).
Topics vary week to week; so log in each session and learn something new!
This fun and casual event also offers enthusiasts of the Chinese language a chance to practice their conversation skills!
Following the Q&A, attendees are welcome to participate in an optional half-hour conversation session where language learners can converse with native Chinese speakers.
Attendees are encouraged to log in a few minutes early. If prompted after login, enter password: Culture55 (Meeting ID: 714 2544 8321)
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Meeting ID: 714 2544 8321
A look back at previous Chinese Corners:
The featured presentation on August 8th was "Chinese Food."
Participants learned about a variety of traditional Chinese Foods; as well as ways of eating (dim sum & hot pot are two popular ones!)
The featured presentation on August 1st was "The History of Chinese Art."
Bronze, clay, canvas, modern...and even daylight pyrotechnic art displays...were illustrated in the lesson.
The featured presentation on July 25th was "Solar Terms."
Participants learned about this unique concept which originated in China.
The featured presentation on July 18th was "Traditional Holidays and Celebrations."
Participants learned about the legend behind 中秋節 (Mid-Autumn Festival);
as well as other significant holidays such as 元宵节 (Lantern Festival).
The next presentation of this weekly series will begin at 11am on Saturday, August 15, 2020 (Eastern Time US).