Sun Ma Sze Tsang

Sun Ma Sze Tsang

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sun Ma Sze Tsang MBE (20 June 1916 - 20 April 1997) was a Cantonese opera singer and actor in Hong Kong. Born as Tang Wing Cheung, in Shunde, Guangdong. He was eight when his parents divorced, his father Tang Kei was a gambling and Cantonese opera addict, when his parents divorced, he moved with his mother Lo Lin to Hong Kong. His mother was often bullied when she was a maid, and Tang decided to leave the house, and from then learnt Cantonese Opera. Later, Tang impressed his bosses in the cantonese opera by his stunning performance that resembled the great Ma Shizeng, hence his master gave him the name Sun Ma Sze Tsang, which in cantonese means new Ma Shizeng. Sun became very popular with his singing technique, and the opera in which he was in went from loss to profit, he later studied under Xue Juexian, Gai Jiaotian and other opera masters in Shanghai.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Vertpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136339129
  • 9786136339122