Musical Fun For Chinese New Year!

dragon dance imageHave you ever celebrated Chinese New Year?  It’s almost half a month long and includes great food, exciting activities, family fun and – of course – music!

Want to learn the most popular Chinese New Year song?   Make your own gong?  Find the animal of your birth year in the Chinese Astrology?  Get a great overview of the celebration?

Take a look at the links below for some wonderful fun that you can use to welcome and enjoy the Year of The Horse!

Chinese New Year Resources

horse gong imageLearn A Chinese New Year Song

Make Your Own Gong  +
Discover Your Chinese Zodiac Sign

Erhu - Color ImageColor The Erhu – A Chinese Style Violin

15 Chinese New Year Crafts: Preschool through Elementary from Kid World Citizen

Chinese New Year ScrollsThe Excitement of Chinese New Year by Mandarin Language Instructor, Amanda “Miss Panda”

tingsha on white 1Gongs, Handbells and Singing Bowls: Three Great Instruments For Exploring the Culture of China, Tibet, Nepal and Asia

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One Response to Musical Fun For Chinese New Year!

  1. Thank you for compiling this excellent list of resources for Chinese New Year!

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