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Frontiers in Art Research, 2020, 2(3); doi: 10.25236/FAR.2020.020308.

Analysis on the Artistic Conception and Performance of Cantonese Music Piano Transcriptions


Wang Hui

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Wang Hui

Zhaoqing University Conservatory of Music, China


The creation and development of Chinese piano music has a history of more than 100 years, among which many excellent works are famous both at home and abroad. Among the works with different styles, "Guangdong Music" piano adaptation has always occupied a place. These Chinese piano pieces, which are based on Guangdong music elements and combined with western piano creation techniques, have established their important position in Chinese piano music because of their strong Lingnan charm, and reflect a unique style in Chinese piano music. The piano adaptation of "Guangdong Music" is unique in music style, musical form, tonality, connotation and artistic conception, which is different from the piano adaptation of other countries and regions. This paper focuses on the artistic conception of the piano adaptation of Guangdong Music and its playing methods, and explores the organic combination between them, that is, the effective way to play the charm and artistic conception of Guangdong Music by using the piano as a western instrument reasonably.


Cantonese music; Piano adaptation; Artistic conception; Play

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Wang Hui. Analysis on the Artistic Conception and Performance of Cantonese Music Piano Transcriptions. Frontiers in Art Research (2020) Vol. 2 Issue 3: 34-43. https://doi.org/10.25236/FAR.2020.020308.


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