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Shanghai tea-houses

45 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 05 November 2000

In the first part of this four-programme epic, Silk and Bamboo , Lucy Duran visits Shanghai, where traditional silk and bamboo ensembles perform in the old tea-houses that still thrive among the skyscrapers of the modern city.

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