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We collect the books and videos related to the history and background of Pipa to let you get some basic knowledge about Pipa. Hope you are interested in it!

History of the Pipa
The Pipa–J. Kenneth Moore (Department of Musical Instruments, The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Pipa from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

This article is about the Chinese instrument–Pipa.

Books published by the Kent State Univerisity Press

“The Way of the Pipa: Structure and Imagery in Chinese Lute Music” –John Myers

“Silk and Bamboo” Music in Shanghai: The Jiangnan Sizhu Instrumental …by John Lawrence Witzleben

Pipa Techniques & Tonal colour

Translations from Samuel (Shengmiao) Wong 

The musical bridges between China and the West

Study material by Moshe Danburg

[Documentary HQ] History of Chinese Music Instruments (03) Xiao Di Pipa 1/2

[Documentary HQ] History of Chinese Music Instruments (03) Xiao Di Pipa 2/2

pipa maker 琵琶研制师

 The history of Chinese musical instruments – Part 1.1

The history of Chinese musical instruments – Part 1.2


 The history of Chinese musical instruments – Part 1.3

Pipa Seminar Introduced by Ms. Zhang Hong Yan