The Zither: An Art Form, Itself

The guqin, or zither, is one of the cornerstone instruments of traditional Chinese music. It’s known for its beautiful, esoteric melodies, that serve as a soundtrack for everyone’s daydreams of ancient China.


People devote their lives to mastering the guqin, but the work that goes into creating one is no less an art form. Take a look at this craftsman and his pursuit of perfection.


Editor:Zhu Yan