Articles about Theme Songs

Once Upon a Time in China: The Wong Fei-hung Theme Song as a Transnational Anthem
Pacific Review of Ethnomusicology (2014) Vol. 19, pp. 1

Master Wong Fei-hung (1847-1924) was a southern Chinese martial arts hero who, starting in the mid-twentieth century, became associated with a folk song called "On the General's Orders". Over one hundred Hong Kong movies and television serials forged the connection ...