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Traditional music in China is played on solo instruments or in small ensembles of plucked and bowed stringed instruments, flutes, and various cymbals, gongs, and drums. The scale is pentatonic. Bamboo pipes and qin are among the oldest known musical instruments from China; instruments are traditionally divided into categories based on their material of composition: animal skins, gourd, bamboo, wood, silk, earth/clay, metal and stone. Chinese orchestras traditionally consist of bowed strings, woodwinds, plucked strings and percussion.

Han folk music thrives at weddings and funerals and usually includes a form of oboe called a suona and percussive ensembles called chuigushou. The mu ...
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WINGS AND CLOUDS - (by Dmitry Efimov)  Year: 2017
Dmitry Efimov Authentic asian traditional sounding music. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
854131 2:14 Med Slow 90   


SPRING IN MOUNTAINS - (by Dmitry Efimov)  Year: 2017
Dmitry Efimov Authentic asian traditional sounding music. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
854130 2:14 Med Slow 90   


GREAT TIGER - (by Dmitry Efimov)  Year: 2017
Dmitry Efimov Authentic asian traditional sounding music. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
854129 2:14 Med Slow 90   


SWAYING LEAVES - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2017
Cyril Baranov Swaying Leaves. Slow dramatic instrumental composition with elements of Chinese traditional music style. With beautiful melody sung by traditional bamboo flute xiao in company with ethnic percussion. Perfect for documentaries, movies, TV shows and games. Full version with orchestral elements. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Sad
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Sad
845791 4:33 Med Slow 100   
Variation A (Authentic Version) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
845789 4:33 Med Slow 100   
Variation B (Electronic Version) - Chinese, Chinese Sad
845790 4:35 Med Slow 100   


LAND OF THAI - (by Michael Nickolas)  Year: 2017
Michael Nickolas Done in the style of Thailand using authentic instruments. Has two distinct sections. Percussion, cymbals, hand claps and a marimba type of instrument. Choose from full, 15, 30, and 60 second versions, along with a loop and a sting. Vocal Samples, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
840584 1:16 Med Fast 120   
Stinger - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
840583 0:06 Med Fast 120   
30sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
840580 0:30 Med Fast 120   
60sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
840581 1:00 Med Fast 120   
15sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
840579 0:15 Med Fast 120   
Loop - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
840582 0:16 Med Fast 120   


SHADOW AND PETAL - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2016
Cyril Baranov Shadow and Petal. Minimalistic instrumental composition in Chinese traditional music style. Romantic melancholic melody played on Chinese traditional bamboo flute xiao. Would be a perfect choice for documentaries (especially about Asia), movies, TV shows and video games. Version with percussion. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
836289 2:17 No Tempo   
Variation (Bamboo Flute Solo) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Solo
836288 2:16 No Tempo   


EVENING SNOW - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2016
Cyril Baranov Evening Snow. Calm instrumental composition with elements of Chinese traditional music style. Beautiful melancholic melody sung by Chinese traditional bamboo flute xiao. Perfect choice for documentary films (with Oriental theme especially), movies and video games. Full version with percussion. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
836287 2:51 No Tempo   
Variation (Bamboo Flute Solo) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Solo
836286 2:51 No Tempo   


SI FU'S FLOW - (by Carl Miles)  Year: 2016
Carl Miles In the tradition of Chinese Folk music which features some of the indigenous string, drum and wooden flute instrumentation to capture the spirit of the art. Medium to Slow paced tempo offers usage in areas of Documentaries, Museums, Film and Television Broadcast (Martial Art) Chinese restaurants. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
796290 1:41 Med Slow 81   


CHINESE TAKE OUT - (by Kevin M. Baumgard)  Year: 2010
Kevin M. Baumgard Rhythmic traditional style chinese song with a catchy melody. Features Asian percussion, violin, zither and pluck instruments. Would work well as an underscore. Restaurant setting. China town. Cooking show, travel channel, history. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
794462 2:06 Medium 110   
30sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
475363 0:34 Fast 164   
60sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
466174 1:05 Medium 110   


YANGTZE FURY - SYNCOPATED STORM - (by Connor Helms)  Year: 2012
Connor Helms Bianzhong bell set swiftly hammers out a driven and repetitive sixteenth note melody while a haupengu flowerpot drum pounds harshly on 2 and 4. The tangu drum plays a tribal rhythm with Bo cymbal crashes and Luo gong clashes to add to the syncopation. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
775122 2:22 Med Fast 140   
60sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
565263 1:13 Med Fast 140   


SOUTH CHINA SEA - (by Anthony Graham)  Year: 2012
Anthony Graham Lively and rhythmic Chinese instrumental with flowing Harp melodies, impressive Flute lead, plucked Pipa and strong percussion, with a Tribal feel. Positive, festive and celebrating. Perfect for Travel Channel, Documentary, Film and TV Productions. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
774668 2:04 Med Slow 104   
Variation (1:30 version) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
529807 1:33 Med Slow 104   
60sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
529808 1:06 Med Slow 104   


CHINESE DRUMS 4. SAPPHIRE - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2015
Cyril Baranov Chinese Drums 4. Sapphire. Slow meditative composition for Chinese traditional percussion. Calm Asian sounds of eternity. Music of absolute serenity and peace. Would be nice for travel and oriental documentaries, TV shows, games and movies. Full version. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
766986 3:26 Med Slow 95   
Variation (Short Version) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
766985 1:00 Med Slow 95   


CHINESE DRUMS 3. DIAMOND - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2015
Cyril Baranov Chinese Drums 3. Diamond. Meditative dramatic composition for Chinese traditional percussion. Calm as a mountain. Quiet as the rustling leaves. Rhythmic as a heartbeat. Ideal for travel documentaries, commercials, TV shows, video games and movies. Full version. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
758743 3:01 Medium 120   
Variation (Short Version) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
758742 1:14 Medium 120   


CHINESE DRUMS 2. EMERALD - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2015
Cyril Baranov Chinese Drums 2. Emerald. Dramatic ensemble of Chinese traditional percussion. Rhythmic, exotic, spirited. Would fit nice in any kind of movies (especially with oriental elements), travel documentaries, video games and TV shows. Full version. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
758741 2:39 Medium 120   
Variation (Short Version) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
758740 0:59 Medium 120   


CHINESE DRUMS 1. JADE - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2015
Cyril Baranov Chinese Drums 1. Jade. Spirited dramatic percussion texture. Nice rhythmic background with Chinese ethnic drums – big bass jiangu, high paigu and famous luo gongs. Would be perfect for any kind of movies (especially with ethnic Chinese color), documentaries, video games and TV shows. Full version. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
758739 4:01 Med Fast 131   
Variation (Short Version) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
758738 1:16 Med Fast 131   


JASMINE FLOWER (MO LI HUA) - (by Eric Waters)  Year: 2015
Eric Waters The popular Chinese Folk Song Jasmine Flower (Mo Li Hua) arranged for traditional Chinese instruments. Authentic & Traditional Chinese music of the 18th century. Ideal for Travel Shows, Cooking Shows & Documentaries. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
742432 2:05 Med Slow 90   
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
750064 1:30 Med Slow 90   
60sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
750065 1:00 Med Slow 90   
30sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
750066 0:30 Med Slow 90   
15sec - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
750067 0:15 Med Slow 90   


CHINA AGAIN - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2015
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
737064 2:22 Medium 117   


NEWS OF CHINA - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2015
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, groovy, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
737058 3:09 Med Fast 136   


THE HIGH MOON - (by Pan Jing Ensemble)
Pan Jing Ensemble Classical Chinese Folk Music, Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
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Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728221 8:11 Slow 76   


TWITTERING BIRDS ON HIGH MOUNTAINS - (by Pan Jing Ensemble)
Pan Jing Ensemble Classical Chinese Folk Music, Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728220 3:22   


FLOWERS IN THE MOONLIGHT - (by Pan Jing Ensemble)
Pan Jing Ensemble Classical Chinese Folk Music, Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
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Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728219 8:16   


AMBUSH AT ALL SIDES - (by Pan Jing Ensemble)
Pan Jing Ensemble Classical Chinese Folk Music, Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728217 6:53   


SINGING ON FISHING BOATS AT DUSK - (by Pan Jing Ensemble)
Pan Jing Ensemble Classical Chinese Folk Music. Creates a mystifying atmosphere, richly textured, terrific for travelogues, scenes set in exotic locations, particularly anywhere in China or Southeast Asia. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728216 6:04   


WILD GEESE DESCENDING ON THE SANDY BEACH - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2015
Chanson World Music Library The Very Best of Chinese Music, Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728197 6:20   


CRESCENT MOON IN DEEP NIGHT - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2015
Chanson World Music Library The Very Best of Chinese Music, Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728196 3:40   


SPRING ON SNOWY MOUNTAINS - (by Chanson World Music Library)  Year: 2015
Chanson World Music Library The Very Best of Chinese Music, Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
728195 4:35   


JOURNEY THROUGH CHINA - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional track, with female voices, inspirational, hypnotic and emotional. Great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703829 3:18 Medium 120   


CHINA FOREVER - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703766 2:36 Medium 120   


CHINESE SUNRISE - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703652 3:09 Medium 120   


CHINESE POETRY - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703636 2:52 Med Slow 90   


WALKING THROUGH CHINA - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703466 3:04 Fast 150   


STORIES OF ANCIENT CHINA - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional track, with femal voices, inspirational, hypnotic and emotional. Great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Female Vocals, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703465 2:59 Med Slow 102   


RIVER OF CHINA - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703464 2:24 Med Slow 90   


ODYSSEY OF CHINA - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Mixed Vocals, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703463 3:19 Medium 120   


MADE IN CHINA - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Pulsating Chinese traditional instrumental track, hypnotic and emotional. Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703462 2:11 Medium 116   


CHINESE SPIRIT - (by Big Prod Sounds)  Year: 2014
Big Prod Sounds Chinese traditional track, hypnotic and emotional. With pipa and traditional percussions Beautiful, warm atmosphere and great for film about China and the Chinese country. Dramatic, powerful, soothing and passionate. Perfect for TV and advertising use. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles  
703461 2:35 Medium 108   


SUNSHINE - (by Cyril Baranov)  Year: 2014
Cyril Baranov Sunshine. Bright instrumental composition in Chinese traditional music style. Kind, joyful, happy music! With bunch of Chinese national instruments - lovely bamboo flute dizi, beautiful zither guzheng, lute pipa, sensual violin erhu, colorful guan zi and suona. Main full version. Instrumental, Chinese, Chinese Happy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Chinese, Chinese Happy
696753 2:20 Medium 120   
Variation A (No Drums Version) - Chinese, Chinese Folk Ensembles
696751 2:19 Medium 120   
Variation B (Short Version) - Chinese, Chinese Happy
696752 0:43 Medium 120   



KEYWORDS: dizi, sheng, paigu, gong, paixiao, guan, bells, cymbals, erhu, zhonghu, dahu, banhu, jinghu, gaohu, gehu, yehu, cizhonghu, diyingehu, leiqn, guqin, sanxian, yangqin, guzheng, ruan, konghou, liuqin, pipa, zhu
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Chinese Folk Ensembles


dizi,
sheng,
paigu,
gong,
paixiao,
guan,
bells,
cymbals,
erhu,
zhonghu,
dahu,
banhu,
jinghu,
gaohu,
gehu,
yehu,
cizhonghu,
diyingehu,
leiqn,
guqin,
Chinese Folk Ensembles