Voice From People of China
Performed by Zhang Quan from Wild Children, a legendary figure of urban folk in China.
This song is an old folk song from Zhang’s hometown(Lan Zhou) and sang in dialect. The instrument he played is called “Dong Bu La” which is commonly used by the nomads.
Wild Children is rooted in Northwest China’s form of music, such as Xin Tian You, Hua Er, as well as Shaanxi opera, have become an integral part of their musical language.