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鍾明昆 CHUNG Ming-Kun 民族音樂學者 返回

1935年出生於臺灣屏東滿州鄉,畢業於臺灣師範大學音樂系音樂研究所。師事高慈美、許常惠教授。在臺南大學教育無數音樂教育人才37年(1964年至2001年)。44歲(1979年),回到滿州鄉組成「滿州鄉民謠推廣委員會」,利用課餘時間回到滿州鄉實地採集民謠,並轉譯成電腦樂譜。鍾明昆憑藉著一股熱情,讓曲目及演出系統化,同時帶領合唱團赴歐美演出,以宣慰僑胞、拓展國民外交及促成文化交流之目的。

CHUNG Ming-Kun, born in Manzhou, Pingtung in 1935, studied music with GAO Ci-Mei and HSU Tsang-Houei and received his Master's degree from the Music Department at National Taiwan Normal University. He began to teach at Tainan University and cultivated music teachers in 1964. He retired in 2001. In 1979 he returned to his hometown, Manzhou township, organizing “Committee of Manzhou Folk Song Promotion,” collecting folk music, and transcribing and digitizing songs. With a strong passion, CHUNG has systematized performing techniques and repertories and led many choral concert tours to Europe and the US, which not only console overseas Taiwanese but also promote cultural exchanges.