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Li Jian papers 黎鍵書信文件 Edit


HK CVU 0002/PER/LiJian
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  • 1950 -2006, undated (Creation)


  • 19.70 linear feet (Whole)

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  • Arrangement

    Arranged into 5 series

  • Language of Materials

    In Chinese.

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    黎鍵本名黎保裕 (LAI Po Yu)。出生於廣東新會,為藝評人、音樂研究者和教師。常用筆名除黎鍵外,計有金建、李健之、魯黧、李可風、諠岳和盧保等。

    1952 年畢業於香港「中華中學」,其後於官立文商專科學校新聞系進修。1958 至 1980 年任教於「中華中學」及其後的「育華中學」,教授中英語文和音樂。自 1950 年代開始撰寫音樂評論,涵蓋東西方音樂,主要發表於「聯合音樂」、「新晚報」、「文匯報」、「快報」、「聯合報」和「信報」等。1986 至 2006 年間在香港電台第 4 及第 5 台主持節目(如《樂語琴話》、《樂語茶話》、《神州樂韻》、《華聲樂匯》、《樂在神州》和《粵樂薪傳》等),介紹中國音 樂。

    著力研究及推廣粵劇、中國其他傳統和民間音樂,自1983年起,歷任「香港演藝發展局」(Council for the Performing Arts) 音樂委員會及戲曲委員會委員「香港藝術發展局 」(Hong Kong Arts Development Council) 委員 (1995.06 – 1995.12),於 1984 年參與成立「香港民族音樂學會」(Hong Kong Ethnomusicology Society) 和於 1993 年與粵劇藝人共同成立「粵劇之家」。

    晚年於「香港演藝學院」及「香港中文大學」兼任客席講師。曾策劃及統籌多項大型粵劇製作(如《十五貫》(1993)、《張羽煮海》(1997) 和《西河會妻》(1997) 等),編寫或編錄了《古今中樂90題》(1990)、《香港粵劇口述史》(1993)、《香港粵劇時蹤》(1998)、《藝檻內外》(1998)、《試 驗、回響、思考:張羽煮海文獻資料匯編》(1999)、《黎鍵的音樂地圖》(2007) 、《粵調・樂與曲》(2007) 和《香港粵劇敘論》(2010) 等。

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