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‘It’s indigenous’: Hong Kong protest anthems undergo Cantonese opera makeover in bid to bridge generational divide

A poignant mashup of popular protest songs set to the sharp clangs and falsetto vocals of traditional Cantonese opera is the latest community-led effort to bridge Hong Kong’s generational divide. The video “(Cantonese Opera Version) Glory to Hong Kong x Sia-chandelier” was uploaded to YouTube last month by a group identified only as “Hongkongers who have a […]