This tape demonstrates sections of each of the original five families’ styles, then it gives newcomers a taste of tai chi’s richness. It also provides experienced practitioners and judges a chance to sharpen their eye and enhance their ability to distinguish good form.
Running time: 122 Minutes
Sifu Jiang Jianye was born in 1950 and has studied Wushu from the age of 5, learning from well known masters such as Yu Mingwei, Yu Hai and many others. He received BA and master’s degrees from Qufu University and Shanghai Physical Education Institute. A national and international judge in china and the US, he is also a master calligrapher and winner of national and international awards. Sales of his calligraphy have garnered more than $10,000, all donated to the Shandong Disabled Association. He has also acted in movies produced in China, Australia and Japan.