Ensembles consisting of mouth organs sheng , shawms suona , flutes dizi and percussion instruments especially yunluo gongs are popular in northern villages; their music is descended from the imperial temple music of Beijing , Xi'an , Wutai shan and Tianjin. Gelugpa , Kagyupa , Nyingmapa and Sakyapa. Indie, rock, dance and metal blend together at South Korea's biggest outdoor festival, populating three huge stages over 3 days, just to the south-west of Seoul. In the early 20th century after the end of Imperial China , there were major changes to traditional Chinese music as part of the New Culture Movement. Mandarin rap music gradually became popular in mainland China, especially in Shanghai and Beijing where pop culture is very diverse and modern. In ancient China the social status of musicians was much lower than that of painters, though music was seen as central to the harmony and longevity of the state. Instruments typically include dap a drum , dulcimers , fiddles and lutes ; performers have some space for personal embellishments, especially in the percussion.
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