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Two Poems about Music -- 弹琴 and 听筝

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ID: PP0012 Poems with Pete
Today, Pete will discuss two poems, Playing the Qín 弹琴, by Liú Chángqīng (刘长卿) and Listening to the Gǔzhēng 听筝, by Lǐ Duān (李端). We'll talk about the two instruments, and compare their sounds. Then, we'll dig deeper into the meaning of these poems. There's more to both poems than meets the eye -- or the ear.
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