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Music in the Teahouse

Listen to traditional Chinese music from students and teachers of Wisdom Arts Academy as you sip tea in the Teahouse. 

Music in the Teahouse on Tuesdays features Jim Binkley. Jim Binkley has been playing the Guqin for many years. The Guqin is a plucked Chinese string instrument of the Zither family and has been played since ancient times.

This event requires an order of food or tea in the Teahouse which is located in the Tower of Cosmic Reflection and is accessible with garden membership or admission. Lan Su members receive a 10% discount in the Teahouse. Learn more about membership benefits! »

About the Presenters


The Wisdom Arts Academy is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to helping the public to heal the body and mind with arts and education. The Wisdom Arts Academy operates from the holistic health principle that true health and enrichment originate from a balance of physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. Practicing and learning the arts: music, dance, martial arts, and fine arts can help to achieve that balance.With more than 10 years of experience in music lessons, Wisdom Art Academy provides award-winning instruction to its students. Wisdom Art Academy’s instructors are motivated by their love of music and the passion to transfer their knowledge and skills to others so that their creativity and talent can shine.


Upcoming Music in the Teahouse

Friday, May 26, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Saturday, May 27, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Monday, May 29, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Friday, June 2, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Saturday, June 3, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Monday, June 5, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Friday, June 9, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Saturday, June 10, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Teahouse Menu

Before your next visit, download the menu from The Tao of Tea Teahouse. The menu includes several different types of tea including oolong, green, black and white teas; snacks and light meals; and information of how the styles of tea service highlight the taste of each blend.

Download your copy now (3 MB) »

Plan Your Visit

Lan Su Chinese Garden offers infinite paths to discovery, whether you are a visitor simply taking in the beauty of the garden for the first time or a member who comes back day after day to sip tea in the teahouse.  One visit just isn’t enough to take in the depth and abundance of experiences. Lan Su is ever-changing—by the minute, by the hour, and with the seasons. Learn more and plan your visit today.

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