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Zheng music: the reception of post-1949 Chinese tradition in Hong Kong.

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Lau, Shui Chung Jason.Thesis submitted in: November 2006.Thesis (M.Phil.)--Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2007.Includes bibliographical references (leaves 122-127).Abstracts in English and Chinese.Abstract --- p.iAbstract (Chinese Translation) --- p.iiiAcknowledgements --- p.ivTable of Contents --- p.v"List of Figures, Tables and Examples" --- p.viiiRomanization and Translation --- p.ixChapter Chapter One --- Introduction --- p.1Returning to their Homelands ´ؤContemporary Ethnomusicological Research --- p.2Background and Issues --- p.5Methodology and Approach --- p.8Sources and Related Studies on Zheng Music --- p.9Study of Zheng Music in Hong Kong --- p.10Chapter Chapter Two --- The Development of Zheng in Hong Kong Since the 1940s --- p.14Important Years in the Colonial History of Hong Kong --- p.14History of Zheng in Hong Kong --- p.15Chapter 1. --- 1940s and 1950s --- p.15Chapter 2. --- 1960s --- p.18Chapter 3. --- 1970s --- p.22Chapter 4. --- 1980s --- p.26Chapter 5. --- 1990s --- p.30Chapter 6. --- 2000s --- p.34Practical Examinations for Zheng --- p.36Zheng in Hong Kong Today --- p.38Chapter Chapter Three --- Hong Kong Zheng School? --- p.41"The ""Hong Kong Zheng School""" --- p.41The Basic Criteria for Establishing a Regional School --- p.43Chapter 1. --- So Chun-bo's Criteria for Establishing a Regional School --- p.44Chapter 2. --- He Baoquan's Criteria for Establishing a Regional School --- p.44"Does the ""Hong Kong Zheng School"" Stand?" --- p.46Fengshouge - the First Composed Zheng Piece in Hong Kong --- p.49Huangcheng Laike - the First Zheng Solo Piece Composed by So Chun-bo --- p.55Conclusion --- p.58Chapter Chapter Four --- Regional Schools - A Post-1949 Invention --- p.59A Brief History of Zheng --- p.59Chapter 1. --- Zheng Notation in the 20th Century --- p.60Chapter 2. --- Different Models of Zheng --- p.61Chapter 3. --- Change of Tuning System for Zheng Music --- p.62Chapter 4. --- Controversy over the Origin of the Zheng --- p.66Chapter 5. --- Problems in Regional Zheng Schools --- p.67Zheng Schools in China --- p.69Development of Zheng in the PRC after1949 --- p.72Manuscripts of Guqin and Pipa --- p.76Manuscripts of Zheng --- p.78Differences Between Guqin and Zheng --- p.81Contents of the Early Published Zheng Scores in the 20th Century --- p.84Chapter 1. --- Nizhengpu and Guzheng Duzouqu Written by Liang Tsai-ping --- p.84Chapter 2. --- Guzheng Tanzhoufa Written by Cao Zheng --- p.88Fundamental Problems in Zhejiang and Shaanxi Schools --- p.91Chapter 1. --- The Zhejiang School --- p.91Chapter 2. --- The Shaanxi School --- p.95Chapter 3. --- Reasons for their Success --- p.97Chapter 4. --- The Jiao School --- p.98Conclusion --- p.99Chapter Chapter Five --- Conclusion --- p.100Introduction --- p.100Construction of a Regional School - A Mainland Chinese Conception --- p.101"The ""Invented Tradition""" --- p.102Epilogue --- p.104Chapter Appendix I --- Total Number of Participants in Chinese Instrument Classes in the HKSMF --- p.106Chapter Appendix II --- Total Number of Participants in Zheng Solo Classes in the HKSMF --- p.107Chapter Appendix III --- List of Set Pieces for Zheng Solo Classes in the HKSMF --- p.109Chapter Appendix IV --- List of Own Choice Pieces for Open or Advanced Zheng Solo Classes --- p.111Chapter Appendix V --- Syllabus of the Practical Examinations for Zheng Organized by So Chun-bo --- p.113Character List and Glossary --- p.115Bibliography --- p.122Websites --- p.12

Topics: Zheng music, Zheng music--China--Hong Kong, Zheng music--History and criticism
Year: 2007
OAI identifier: oai:cuhk-dr:cuhk_325873

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