盧炎，作曲家；1930 年 11 月 20 日出生於南京，2008 年 10 月 1 日逝世於臺北。母親王碧澄受過師範教育，會彈月琴、吹笛、簫、拉胡琴，閒暇時教導盧炎唱古琴的曲子。11歲進入聖光中小學就讀，開始接觸教會音樂。他的作品內涵極具開創性，且能呈現中國文人情操及個人之澹薄氣質，在美學思想上涵蓋東西文化之精髓，重要作品有《七重奏》、《家具音樂》等，為國家文藝獎與東元科技獎音樂類得主。
LU Yen was born in Nanjing in 1930. He is a composer. His mother, Wang Bi-Cheng, was a trained teacher and knew how to play the yueqin, dizi, xiao and erhu. In her spare time, she taught her son how to sing guqin songs. Lu entered Sheng Guang Junior High School at the age of 11, which was when he first came into contact with church music. His compositions are highly innovative and exhibit a Chinese literati’s sentiments along with own calm temperament, aesthetically fusing the essence of Eastern and Western cultures. Lu’s major works include “Septet” and “Furniture Music.” He was awarded the National Award for Arts and the TECO Technology Foundation Award for music. Lu died in 2008 from mouth cancer.