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Traditional opera - singer Xiao Ya decides to go solo (pt 1/3)
Traditional opera - singer Xiao Ya decides to go solo (pt 1/3)

Duration: 05:27

'Yueju' is a lyrical opera originating from south-east China. Xiao Ya is one of the biggest stars in its all-female cast.

 
Traditional opera - singer Xiao Ya decides to go solo (pt 2/3)
Traditional opera - singer Xiao Ya decides to go solo (pt 2/3)

Duration: 04:05

Part of being a successful singer is being a good businesswoman. Xiao Ya travels with her musicians to Suzhou, city of culture, where expectations are high.

 
Traditional opera - singer Xiao Ya decides to go solo (pt 3/3)
Traditional opera - singer Xiao Ya decides to go solo (pt 3/3)

Duration: 04:47

Singer Xiao Ya gets a rapturous reception from ardent fans in Suzhou, but she must try to appeal to a wider audience if she's to be truly successful.

 

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