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Guzheng

Guzheng (pinyin: Gǔ Zhēng), also known as Hanzheng and Qinzheng, is an ancient national musical instrument of the Han nationality and is popular all over China. It is often used for solo, duet, instrumental ensemble and accompaniment of song and dance, opera and folk art. Because of its wide range, beautiful timbre, rich playing skills and strong expressiveness, it is known as the "King of Music", also known as "Oriental Piano", and is one of the unique and important national musical instruments in China.

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  • Chinese name:Guzheng
  • time of origin:Warring States Period
  • category:plucked string instrument
  • shape:rectangular wooden speaker
  • aka:Hanzheng, Qinzheng, Yaozheng, Luanzheng
  • timbre:crisp and sweet
  • Representative track:Fishing boat singing late, fighting typhoon, high mountains and flowing water
history
During the Sui, Tang and Five Dynasties, due to the development of zheng skills and zheng art, people's names for zheng became more and more complicated. Among the more than 100 zheng chanting poems in "Complete Tang Poems", there are as many as 20 titles of zheng.
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With the continuous development of zheng playing technology and the strengthening of playing strength, as well as the thickening of zheng strings, false armor has become more popular.
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There is a legend in ancient times: The Yellow Emperor ordered Su Nu to play a fifty-stringed serpent. After listening to it, she was saddened, so she broke the serpent, and there are only twenty-five strings left. In Qin, there were two brothers arguing with each other, and the result was broken into two, and the name of the zheng was obtained from this.
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Guzheng is one of the oldest plucked instruments in my country. As early as the Spring and Autumn Period and the Warring States Period, it was prevalent in Shaanxi and Gansu. In 237 BC, when Li Si wrote to Qin Shihuang, he described the vivid scene of folk zheng songs: "The husband strikes the urn and knocks the fou, and the zheng beats the head and sings. Woohoo, quick ears and eyes, the true voice of Qin."
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As early as the Warring States Period from the 5th century BC to the 3rd century BC, the guzheng was widely circulated in the Qin state (now Shaanxi). The origin of the guzheng is still inconclusive. Due to historical changes and regional influences, local styles and playing techniques have been different, and thus various different guzheng schools have been formed today, making the development of guzheng more and more prosperous.
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sheet music
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works collection
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artist
Song Tingting is a member of China Guzheng Association and a guzheng teacher of Guangzhou Xinghai Conservatory of Music. He is an excellent guzheng player. Her elegant performance embodies the soul of the guzheng and makes people feel that she is a part of the Guzheng, because she deeply integrates herself into it and is one of the four shows of the Guzheng.
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Lin Yingping graduated from the Guzheng major at the Central Conservatory of Music. Formerly served as a solo performer at the Chinese Opera House. Has won the first prize in performance at the first Guangdong Music Competition. They won awards in the first "Shancheng Cup" National TV Competition and the first "ART Cup" Chinese Musical Instrument International Competition. The guzheng it plays is pure and beautiful in monochrome, round, fresh and elegant, with skillful and comprehensive playing techniques, and has a warm and smooth style without losing its tactful and implicit features.
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Young zither player, the first doctoral candidate (studying) of zither in Shanghai Conservatory of Music, and the winner of "Golden Bell Award", the highest prize in Music of China.
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During my university and graduate studies, I have performed piano skills multiple times at literary and artistic events, and collaborated with classical dance, poetry recitation competitions, violin, erhu, and other art forms. The classical charm and fashionable rhythm are vividly portrayed.
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Wang Li is a Chinese music master, whose representative work is Liuyang River.
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news
In the vast treasure house of Chinese music, there is a combination of profound national heritage and modern music aesthetics of the famous zither - "Yi Dance music". This piece not only shows the warm and colorful life of the Yi people, but also witnesses the inheritance and innovation of Chinese folk music. This article will guide you to appreciate this classic work and explore the cultural story and artistic charm behind it.
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In the vast sea of Chinese traditional music, Guzheng, as an instrument with a long history, carries a thousand years of history and culture. Its elegant melodious melody seems to take us through time and space to feel the poetic life and landscape feelings of ancient literati. Among them, there is a song with its unique charm and far-reaching artistic charm, become the classic of guzheng music - "Liu Qingniang".
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Among the treasures of Chinese traditional culture, the Guzheng has become a very charming national instrument with its unique timbre and rich expression. Among these numerous guzheng repertoire, "War Typhoon" is undoubtedly a landmark work, which not only shows the superb guzheng playing skills, but also contains profound cultural connotation and social meaning, becoming the peak of guzheng art.
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In the vast star of Chinese traditional music, Guzheng, as a shining star, carries thousands of years of history and culture with its unique tone and rich expression. Among the many famous guzheng songs, "Henan Eight Ban" is like a shining gem. It not only shows the superb skill of guzheng playing, but also contains profound regional culture and historical emotion, and becomes an important material for the study of Chinese music history, local culture and artistic aesthetics.
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Among the treasures of Oriental classical music, the song "Cloud Water Zen Heart" has become a bright color in the hearts of countless people with its unique artistic conception and profound emotions. This piece of music is not only a musical enjoyment, but also a spiritual baptism, leading the listener through the noise of the world, to arrive at a peaceful and peaceful spiritual land.
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