笑談紙老虎.[Xiao tan zhi lao hu]. [Aid Vietnam's Resistance to the US Singing Material, Volume 6 - Laughing at the Paper Tiger].

笑談紙老虎.[Xiao tan zhi lao hu]. [Aid Vietnam's Resistance to the US Singing Material, Volume 6 - Laughing at the Paper Tiger].

南宁.[Nanning]. 广西僮族自治区人民出版社.[Guangxi tong zu zi zhi qu ren min chu ban she]. 1965. 1st Edition, 1st Printing. Stock ID #156921

Volume 6 of the singing material for "Aid Vietnam and Resist the US campaign". Small booklet in wrappers, 28pp. Little torn on spine. Text in Chinese, 18.5 x 11.2cm. This volume includes five types of propaganada/nationalist performance materials written to heighten the desire to fight for China and fight the imperialist United States.

The five types of Chinese folk performance are:

相声 (Cross Talk): A traditional Chinese comedic performing arts normally with witty dialogues between two performers.

独角戏 (Monodrama): A storytelling theatrical performance with one or two performers. It was popular in the 1950s and 1960s in China.

对口快板 (Duo Chinese Rap): One type of the traditional Chinese rap. Dialogues between two performers with rapid speed and rhythmed by bamboo clappers.

快板書(Rap Storytelling): A form of rhythmic storytelling performance that is popular in northern China. Performed with bamboo clappers.

三句半 (Three and Half Sentence): A type of Chinese rap. The content usually contains several paragraph and each paragraph has three long sentence followed by one half sentence, hence the name. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 156921).

Price: $85.00

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