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The Coat and the Visionary Metropolitan, London


When you are pursuing your dreams, you need the perfect outfit to make you feel your complete self!

 
After writing this blog for a while, I knew that my role is no longer just an artist or content creator. I have become an entrepreneur! You probably heard that musicians would lock themselves in a mountain or some places that are away from other people. They want to be alone and isolated in order to concentrate practicing or composing music.
Me, I am doing the similar thing but for different outcome! Instead of isolating for music, I isolated myself for turning the mindset into a business mindset. Read More »

Wander。MOSCHINO。LIEBESKIND

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米蘭。漫遊。

我喜歡在陽光和煦的秋天,在街上漫無目的遊走。I love to wander under the lovely sunshine in fall.

我相信很多人跟我一樣喜歡邊走路邊看美景。除了美景之外,我更喜歡一邊細細感受,心裡那種被撥動的感覺,因為每當一被播動,我就會接收到一連串天馬行空想法、一連串可能是由外太空所發射傳來的靈感!是的,很多的創作,不管是歌曲、樂曲、或文字、或對於人生的走向和決定,都是在一個人漫步遊走時所產生的。你不妨也試試,邊走路、邊看外在美景、邊聽內在聲音!我相信,你一定或多或少會接收到一些有趣的訊息想法;)
I love to wander (no specific destination, and necessarily think about anything) under the lovely sunshine in fall. I believe that there must be many people like me who like to walk and enjoy the beautiful street view. Besides the beautiful view, what I like more is to really feel the sensitive feeling and the dance of the strings within. Because once this sweet feeling appears, there will be lots of imaginative ideas coming out in my head and I will receive lots of signals from the outer space, probably! Yes, a lot of my compositions, no matter songs, pieces, articles, or the decisions of life are done while walking. Why don't you try to walk, enjoy the scenery and also listen to your inner voice? I believe that, you would more and less receive some messages and come out with some interesting idea!
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[Story Fashion 故事時尚] A Curious Princess’s Journey of Unknown 好奇公主的未知旅程

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Discovering More Self By Discovering the World

The Journey of Unknown

一個充滿好奇心與探險精神的非典型公主:安娜塔西亞,天生擁有活躍地藝術細胞,創造力豐盛,腦筋裡總出現著許多天馬行空的創意想法。從小生長在充滿愛的城堡,受到無微不至的呵護。外人看似天之驕女、無憂無慮的她,其實並不滿足於現狀。她始終覺得,安逸的生活裡,無法激發她全面的潛能。也因為強烈好奇心,對城堡外的世界充滿好奇!她想看更多的世界,也想挖掘更多的自己。於是決定踏出城堡這個安全區,進入一趟探索 未知 之旅...
 

Anastasia is an unconventional and curious princess. She is full of creative energy and has lots of talent in arts. Growing up in the castle with lots of love and care around her, she somehow feels...something is definitely missing! By nature, she feels that living in the comfort zone is not her ideal situation because it can't stimulate her full potential. She wants to discover herself by discovering the world. Therefore, she decides to leave the comfort zone and puts herself into the journey of unknown! Read More »

[Creative Music] Piano Arrangement: Plotting Revenge

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Baroque: The Vintage Fantasy

Plotting Revenge 是我跟創作歌手王若琳,在 “博尼的大冒險” 專輯中,共同合作的第三首歌曲。
歌由王若琳創作,編曲由我創作。延續其他兩首“Only Child" "Bernie the adventure of the schoolboy" 的編曲方式,這首曲子仍舊為巴洛克風格,表現純淨、明亮的特性。聲部與聲部間密切的連結與和諧地竄動,更是主要亮點!

Plotting Revenge is the third song that I collaborated with the singer-songwriter Joanna Wang in the album, Bernie the adventure of the schoolboy.
The song is composed by Joanna Wang and arranged by me. As the other 2 songs that I arranged in this album "Only Child" and "Bernie the adventure of the schoolboy", I kept the same style, Baroque, for this song to create the absolute purity and brightness. Moreover, the most interesting thing is that the sweet harmony happens between the voices that connect seamlessly.

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[Classical Music] Who does not love BACH ?

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The Life-Changing Piece

這首曲子對我來說意義重大...在我小學五年級時,因為彈這首而得到人生中的第一個鋼琴比賽第一名。
當年是音樂班的黃金高峰期,每次比賽都競爭非常激烈、高手雲集!這個第一名,除了給我非常大的信心,更堅定了未來在音樂路上的每一步。後來考高中“國立台南藝術大學音樂系” 時,我彈這一首代表巴洛克時期,而我也順利以鋼琴組第一名高分錄取。雖然轉爵士後,幾年沒彈古典,但其實每個音、每個樂句、還有最重要的音樂性,早已深植在血液裡。音樂的路並不好走,但我由衷的感激,這一輩子,音樂是我的天職!

This is a significant piece in my music life! When I was 11 years old (5th grade), because of playing this piece, I won the first piano champion in my life! It was an golden era for "Special Music Education " in Taiwan. Every competition was extremely competitive!!! No kidding! Therefore, it was such an honor to be the winner. Later on, when I applied for “National Tainan Arts College” for senior high school, I played this piece to represent Baroque music. Fortunately, the result is that I got accepted to the school with the highest grade!!! Even though after switching to Jazz, I did not play it for a few years, however, every note, phrase, and feel about this piece has been already ingrained deeply in my blood. It is difficult to live a musical life, but I genuinely appreciate that in this life, Music Is My CALLING!


 
Special Thanks to: STEINWAY&SONS (Taipei, Taiwan)
Photo by: 黃仁益 (Fashion Photographer, Taiwan)
 
 
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