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魏樂富(1954生),德裔鋼琴家、作家,出生於德國布倫瑞克。1978年畢業於漢諾威音樂學院,同年應邀來臺任教於東吳大學。1984年赴美國入紐約曼哈頓音樂院,1987年獲演奏博士學位,後任職於國立藝術學院音樂系(今國立臺北藝術大學),至2020年退休,並於2018年歸化為中華民國國籍,也是首位獲得此殊榮的音樂家。魏樂富與臺灣鋼琴家葉綠娜女士於1979年結為連理,經常以雙鋼琴音樂會同台演出。1990年兩人同時獲國家文藝獎。音樂作品有雙鋼琴曲《青春舞曲》(1999,改編),音樂劇《小紅帽與大黑琴》(1994)、《臺灣動物狂歡節》(1995)。

WILLE, Rolf-Peter (born 1954) is a German pianist, composer, author and music critic, born in Braunschweig, Germany. He graduated from the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik Hannover (now known as the University of Music, Drama, and Media Hanover) in 1978 and was invited to teach at Soochow University in Taiwan in the same year. In 1984, he went to the United States and studied at the Manhattan School of Music in New York and earned a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in 1987. Wille then began teaching at the National Institute of the Arts (the present-day Taipei National University of the Arts) and continued teaching there until his retirement in 2020. In 2018, Wille became a citizen of Taiwan. In 1979, Wille married the pianist, Yeh Lina, and they often perform together in piano due concerts. In 1990, they both received the National Cultural and Arts Award. Willie’s key musical works and arrangements include Danse des Pagodes for two pianos (1999), Cold Jokes on the Piano (1988) and Taipei Salad (1992), musical Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Black Piano (1994) and a piano piece with spoken words, Crab in the Dark (2016), commemorating the 70th anniversary of what became known as the February 28 massacre in Taiwan.