Monthly Archives: January 2017

For Chinese Women, a Surname Is Her Name

NYT SINOSPHERE | Nov. 11, 2016 | By Didi Kirsten Tatlow | 26 comments What’s in a name, or specifically in a Chinese name? BEIJING — “Well, of course I kept my name when I married,” said Yang Huiping, mystified at being asked … Continue reading

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Classical music on youtube, esp violin concertos

Many performances have large followings on youtube, some are over eight digits hits: Mozart Violin Concerto # 5 2,060,316 Mutter directs it herself P. I. Tchaikovsky – Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: Itzhak Perlman 2,659,224 Joshua Bell 628,654 Tchaikovsky … Continue reading

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