Yam Kim-Fai

Yam Kim-Fai

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Yam Kim Fai, also known as Ren Jianhui was a renowned Cantonese opera actress in China and Hong Kong. She was most notable for her unique ability to sing in the lower register. That her opera voice was indistinguishable from a male one allowed her to play either male or female roles, though she usually performed male ones. Born Yam Lee Chor, Yam had been performing with a Cantonese opera troupe since she was young.show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 149.86 x 223.52 x 7.62mm | 136.08g
  • Spir
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136340003
  • 9786136340005