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林道生 LIN Daw-Sheng 作曲家、民族音樂學者 返回

林道生,原住民音樂研究學者、作曲家,1934年生於彰化。林道生就讀省立花蓮師範學校(今國立花蓮教育大學)期間受到教師張人模啟發,開啟原住民音樂創作及研究之路。林道生的音樂專業技能幾乎是透過自學而來,自1951年起擔任小學教師至1999年大學教職退休,從事教育工作長達48年。他自1956年開始進行音樂創作,譜曲超過千首;1989年起致力於原住民音樂的調查與創作,至今樂此不疲。

LIN Daw-Sheng, born in Changhua in 1934, is an indigenous studies scholar and a composer. He attended Hualien Teachers' Junior College (now known as National Hualien University of Education), where he developed the interest in composing and researching indigenous music. From a family unable to provide sufficient financial support, LIN studied music mostly on his own. He had taught first at the elementary school and later at the university for 48 years between 1951 and 1999. He so far has composed more than 1000 pieces in various genres. Form 1989 up until now his life has centered at composing and researching indigenous music.