音樂家名錄
李英 LEE Ying 指揮家、作曲家 返回

李英(1955生),作曲家、指揮家。出生於臺北。先後畢業於國立臺灣藝術專科學校(今國立臺灣藝術大學)國樂科及美國密蘇里州立大學音樂院研究所。1992年任臺北市立國樂團副指揮,並兼任北市國附設青年國樂團指揮。李英在音樂創作上,主張東、西方作曲語法的交融,衍生具本土特色又有雅俗共賞的現代國樂,代表作品如大型民族管弦樂《易之隨想》、《天鼓》等。2000年後拋開現代作曲技法,追尋感動人心、並有臺灣人文特色的現代國樂聲響,如《層疊》、《月下獨酌》等。2012年起從事自由創作、客席指揮、音樂評委與樂團評委,2018年作品《寂靜山徑》榮獲第二十九屆傳藝金曲獎最佳創作獎:作曲類,2019年任國立臺灣藝術大學中國音樂學系客座副教授,為臺灣國樂界重要音樂家之一。

LEE Ying is one of the most representative contemporary composers and conductors of Chinese music. Born into an artistic family, LEE graduated from the National College of Arts (now known as National Taiwan University of Arts) in 1978. In 1987 he pursued further studies in the music graduate program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He returned to Taiwan in 1991 and began to perform, compose, teach, and direct, while making use of a variety of performance forms. In 1992 became associate conductor for the Taipei Chinese Orchestra (TCO), as well as the conductor for the TCO Junior Youth Orchestra. In addition to conducting, LEE also specializes in composing. His compositional style interweaves Western and Asian techniques, resulting in modern Chinese music that has a local style but which also suits contemporary musical tastes. LEE retired from TCO in 2011 and since 2012 has dedicated himself to freelance composing, guest conducting, music juries, and guest lecturing.