越剧 (Yue Opera) originated since 1906 from Zhejiang province, gaining popularity in Shanghai. The famous violin concerto “The Butterfly Lovers” 《梁祝协奏曲》was inspired by Yue Opera.
More westerners master Chinese culture than we do…this american William sings 越剧 – a kind of opera like 黄梅调.
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