This lesson will teach you some of the Chinese music words you need to know – just listen to the audio for the Chinese pronunciation and practice saying the words and phrases aloud.
Being able to talk about music in Chinese is a great way to start a conversation with a native Chinese speaker – after all, music is a universal language!
Perhaps you’re traveling in China and you want to buy some music – how would you ask for what you want in Chinese?
After this free lesson you'll be a master at talking about music in Chinese!
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Rocket Record lets you perfect your Chinese pronunciation. Just listen to the native speaker audio and then use the microphone icon to record yourself. Once you’re done, you’ll get a score out of 100 on your pronunciation and can listen to your own audio playback. (Use a headset mic for best results.) Problems? Click here!
How much is this CD?
Do you sell classical music?
Do you have rock music?
I am looking for music by Jackson, do you have any?
Here are some useful words when listening to music at home, in the car or at a concert.
It's too loud!
He has a beautiful voice.
I really like this song.
Do you like this song?
Reinforce your learning from this lesson with the Rocket Reinforcement activities!