TITLE

From Chan Philosophy to the Acoustic Beauty in the Enchanting Moonlit Night on Spring River

AUTHOR(S)
Lan Xiaowei; Qiu Zihua
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Canadian Social Science;2008, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Chanzong is a Chinese-characterized Buddhism, absorbing the essence of Confucianism, Daoism and Buddhism. The combination of Chanzong and art brings unique content and philosophies into Chinese art. The article analyzes the esthetic characteristics of a piece of acoustic music The enchanting Moonlit Night on The Spring River from the approach of the Chan philosophy. The esthetic characteristics include the beauty of quietness, of naturalness, of emptiness, and of roundness and harmoniousness.
ACCESSION #
32753477

 

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