Around the World Multicultural Event
Organization: Town of Newmarket, Recreation and Culture Department, Annual Special Events
Lacation: Fairy Lake Park , Water Street, Newmarket, Ontario
Time and date: July 21, 2012 Saturday: Morning, Afternoon (10:00am – 4pm)
Pipa Qing Celebration Performance on stage: 1:30-2:00pm
Come to enjoy a Chinese tranditional Pipa Performance with Canadian Natural Spirit Music!
Thanks for Mayor Tony Van Bynen made a picture of the show: http://twicsy.com/i/p3yo3b
Brief introduction of Pipa: The music instrument Pipa (over 2000 years history) has been recognized as Intangible cultural heritage (ICH) which is promoted by UNESCO as a counterpart to the World Heritage that focuses mainly on tangible aspects of culture. These cultural vehicles are called “Human Treasures” by the UN.