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" shenzhou feige - appreciation of Chinese folk song art" oriental forum - classic art lecture series
Time: may 11, 2012 source: Shanghai oriental publicity and education service center
Folk songs are one of the earliest artistic varieties created by human beings. Its origin is almost as long as the history of music. Chinese national music culture is a wonderful treasure rooted in China's traditional culture soil with a long history and ancient civilization. unique Chinese traditional culture has created unique Chinese national music. On may 19, Qiao Jianzhong, research fellow, doctoral supervisor and president of the Chinese traditional music association, was invited to give a special lecture on " shenzhou feige - appreciation of Chinese folk song art" at the oriental forum classic art lecture series sponsored by the municipal party Committee propaganda department, the municipal Council of social affairs and the municipal Federation of literature and art and hosted by the oriental publicity and education service center. the keynote speaker expressed the main classification and artistic features of Chinese folk songs, leading the audience to approach Chinese folk music and to feel the bottom of their hearts ...
In the long-term inheritance and accumulation, in various singing practices, Chinese folk songs have formed its extremely rich subject matter. from ancient times till now, it has long been the object of its expression, including labor, current politics, common sense of life, love between men and women, sacrificial rites, historical stories, amusement and play, joys and sorrows, joys and sorrows, and astronomical geography. At the same time, under the premise of adapting to the requirements of different subjects and contents and under the influence of different living environment, production methods and folk customs, folk songs have formed its diversified genre forms. These genres not only cover the generality of the music culture of the whole nation, but also embody the individuality of the environment and region with their various structural forms in form and tone.
Chinese national music is a dream and belief from the Chinese nation for thousands of years. it sings hope, praises labor and love, and tells of life. Savoring carefully, I am deeply moved and stirred up our emotional sky and washed our spiritual world from the bottom of my heart. Those beautiful Chinese national music elements have crossed the boundaries of time and space, interweaving and combining fresh and vivid notes one by one and passing them down. they have become an important part of the traditional Chinese culture. it not only reflects the great creative spirit of the Chinese nation, but also embodies the pure emotion, strong will, unyielding strength, romantic fantasy and pursuit of the Chinese nation.
On the scene of the lecture, a simple, indirect and classic national song brought the audience to a music world full of rich national customs, intoxicated in a world of music and a sea of songs. familiar melodies reverberated in each audience's mind and heart.
" heaven and earth have great beauty but not words", which is just the best summary of the artistic features of Chinese folk songs.