Music of Ancient China Timeline Chart
Music of Ancient China Timeline Chart showing ancient instruments. Discusses the Chinese theory of opposites, with music becoming the harmonizing factor between heaven and earth; tells about the Chinese Emperor’s search for the Yellow Sound; and presents the Chinese system of tuning lus (pan pipes) by a cycle of 5ths to arrive at a seven tone scale. Featured in World In Tune, the integrative program for world music. Reverse side of chart gives historical as well as musical facts.