Huqins

 

Erhu 1930s
A blind musician performing with an erhu; a sanxian is spotted behind him on the ground ; Two adult males and a boy ; Polish National Archives photographed Jan 1st 1930 ;

 

 

 

 

 

 

Names of Huqin
Name Mandarin Pinyin
Banhu 板胡 bǎnhú
Sanhu 三胡 sānhú
Daguangxian 大广弦 dàguǎngxián
Dahu 大胡 dàhú
Datong 大筒 dàtǒng
Gaohu 高胡 gāohú
Erxian 二弦 èrxián
Erhu 二胡 èrhú
Jinghu 京胡 jīnghú
Jing Erhu 京二胡 jīng’èrhú
Kezaixian 殼仔絃 Kézǐxián
Tuhu 土胡 tǔhú
Zhuihu 坠胡 zhùihú

 

 

 

 

 

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