Tag: Chinese

Wu Man brings a Chinese village ensemble to the Bay

Wu Man, the best known virtuoso player of the pipa, a lute-like four-stringed Chinese instrument, is also an acclaimed ethnomusicologist.…

9 months ago

SF prosecutors warn of gold scam targeting Chinese residents

A public education campaign is underway in San Francisco to warn people about a gold scam that targets Chinese residents,…

10 months ago

Supervisor Norman Yee seeks new outreach to district’s Asian population

Twenty-eight associations — a mix of neighborhood, homeowner and merchant groups — rule affluent District 7 in the southwest section…

5 years ago

San Francisco regulations irk elderly Chinatown musicians

An ensemble of elderly Chinese musicians that entertains Chinatown neighbors with violins, dulcimers and butterfly harps had a physical altercation…

8 years ago

Police setting up drop-in centers

Police Chief George Gascón announced Tuesday that his department will set up two “drop-in centers” in areas where Chinese residents…

9 years ago

Language immersion takes off on the Peninsula

Luke Weigard sat at a table coloring a picture. Under the drawing were characters telling a tale in Mandarin. The…

9 years ago