The Thousand Oaks Chinese Folk Music Ensemble is composed of 15 – 20 members who play traditional Chinese instruments. Instruments include erhu (二胡）, pipa （琵琶）, bamboo flute （竹笛）, yangqin （扬琴）,
zhong ruan （中阮）and liuqin （柳琴）.
The Ensemble is currently led by Kelly Wang and
is conducted by Xing-Zhong Xia