China's piano craze fuels production boom

More than 40 million Chinese children estimated to be learning the musical instrument while Europe's industry shrinks.

    Piano playing in China is growing fast, with more than 40 million children estimated to be learning the instrument. The nation is now the world's biggest producer of pianos and has the most piano players.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from southern China.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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