A new app guides visitors through NYC's Chinatown with hidden stories

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A view of Manhattan’s Chinatown. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images

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Composer George Tsz-Kwan Lam has always liked writing music inspired by places.

“There are all these places in Chinatown that are both hidden and meaningful,” he says, stepping out of the way of passersby while leading a tour of the neighborhood. “To uncover some of those hidden things in a city walk that you might not ordinarily notice — I wondered, is there a piece in that?”

It turns

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