中樂小知識：柳琴 Chinese Instruments 101: Liuqin
Liuqin also is a pear shaped but with four stringed instrument. Liuqin is a bit smaller than Pipa but the shape is quite similar. The range of its voice is a bit higher than Pipa so it will be one of the high range instruments in opera. In recent years, Liuqin has become a main instrument for national music.