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The more we trekked, the closer we began to feel to my ancestor, but only in the sense that the historical context drew us more deeply into questions around his personal situation. Why did my ancestor leave southeast China to embark on an arduous journey to a land unseen at only age 20? How did he do this? What was the impetus to follow through with such drastic measures like giving up his surname, his ancestry, his family,
and land? Was this voluntary? Was he co-erced? Was he duped? Was he abducted? Was there a debt he was evading? Was it for refuge from the chaos of war?


from Qingxi, released May 24, 2016
Written, performed, and produced by DJ Sun.
Engineering/ Mixing: FX Box, Tim Ruiz
Mastered by Dave McNair



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DJ SUN Houston, Texas

Rooted in a multicultural upbringing in Rotterdam and Suriname, DJ Sun’s work reflects his mission to introduce people to music they may not normally experience. His creative edge is steeped in the diverse musical influences of his childhood and in the innate resiliency of his spirit. Sun’s latest release, is a soundtrack to a multimedia event that was inspired by an ancestral quest to China. ... more

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