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This can be the 6th quantity in a chain of books dedicated to the historical past, documentation, and research of song in Asia. This quantity represents the 1st within the sequence to be devoted to the song of East Asia. even if extra narrowly centred than past volumes, the essays within the current quantity proceed the culture demonstrated by way of Laurence Picken of publishing stories of musical records from the sphere of Asian track and experiences of sound-producing units and musical tools.

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