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The Dizi has been present in China for over 9000 years, it is made from bamboo, it is sometimes known by its simple names such as Chinese bamboo flute, however the word bamboo is more like the Chinese equivalent to the western term woodwind. The Dizi is a major Chinese musical instrument and is widely used in many genres of Chinese folk music.


The award winning Pagoda Chinese Youth Orchestra performs around the world.


It is the first and largest Chinese Youth Orchestra in Europe. Their unique sound and joyous melodies give their audiences a flavour of both Chinese and Western, & ancient, and modern experimental fusion.Throughout the years, many young people between the ages of 4 to 20 have learnt to play Chinese musical instruments. Its not just about music but about learning and sharing their rich cultural heritage. 


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