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Gong, angklung and gender wayang under the direction of Anak Agung Gede Mandera.

Confucius’ instrument, the guqin was used by scholars and nobles for self-purifiation. Lo was a Taoist priest who lived in the remote lands of the New Territories behind Hong Kong. 1970 recording.

With Leadbelly, Ramblin’ Thomas, Charley Patton and co.

Second magical, poignant volume drawing on a set of sixty 78s issued in 1942, this time featuring Noh theatre musicians, many trained by artists active before the Meiji period, prior to 1868.