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The Aesthetic Features of Fifth Erhu Rhapsody

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DOI: 10.23977/artpl.2021.020710 | Downloads: 6 | Views: 411


Wang Juanjuan 1, Li Jia 2


1 College of Music, Qingdao University, Qingdao, Shandong, China
2 College of Music, Shanxi Normal University, Taiyuan, Shanxi, China

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Li Jia


Wang Jianmin's five "Erhu Rhapsody" are milestone works in contemporary erhu creation. He incorporates the creative concept of "the combination of Chinese and Western, and the appreciation of elegance and popular" into modern erhu works, making his works have a high degree of artistic and academic value. With his profound melody creation skills, he created beautiful melodies, which won unanimous praise and high praise from the audience in aesthetic appreciation. His works draw lessons from Western composing techniques and genres and make innovations on this basis, incorporating national styles and structural elements of national music, making national music available to the world in a brand-new way. Mr. Wang Jianmin strives for perfection, perseverance, and breakthrough in his creative career. He has a good grasp of the degree of innovation in all angles of the work, and strives to promote skills with music, designing the difficulty and skills of the work from the perspective of the composer, and then practicing it through performance, Promotion, announced the development of erhu performance and the discipline of erhu. This article will conduct a systematic aesthetic analysis of the five "Erhu Rhapsody" from the perspective of music aesthetics, the logical thinking mode of music philosophy, and take "The Fifth Erhu Rhapsody" as an example, to explore the aesthetic characteristics of Mr. Wang Jianmin's five Rhapsody.


Aesthetics, Performance Aesthetics, Erhu Rhapsody, Wang Jianmin


Wang Juanjuan, Li Jia, The Aesthetic Features of Fifth Erhu Rhapsody. Art and Performance Letters (2021) 2: 75-81. DOI:


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