Evolution and Brief
Originally the state-run music group of Elementary Education Department ofNational Chiayi Teachers College set department as " Music Education Department " independently by August 1, 1993. National Chiayi University (NCYU) was formed in February 2000 by merging the National Chiayi Institute of Technology (NCIT) and National Chiayi Teachers College (NCTC). This Department reforms system and is under College of Humanities and Arts for " Music Department ".
First, Music Education Department period:
1. Professor Dong-Zhe Lin (1993/8-1994/7): The first Chairman
2. Associate Professor Mei-jiao Lin (1994/8-1995/7)
3. Associate Professor Yu-Ling Liang (1995/8-1997/7)
4. Associate Professor Yi-Chaun Shou (1997/8-2000/7)
Second, Music Department period:
1. Associate Professor Yu-Ling Liang (2000/8-2003/7)
2. Professor Rong-Yi Liu (2003/7-2009/8)
3. Associate Professor Chun-Hsien Chang (2009/8-2012/7)
4. Associate Professor Heng-Chen Chao (2012/8-2014/7)
5. Professor Chun-Hsien Chang (2015/8-2017/7)
6. Professor Yuh-Fen Tseng (2017/8-Now)
Introduction to Music Department
One, idea that set up departments
First, train the speciality to play talents
After the university of Chiayi changed system into and set up in the 89th year of the Republic of China, are originally made the transition as the music department by the original music pedagogy department. Play emphatically ( Sing) The forming of the skill, set up symphony orchestra, in charge of orchestra, chorus and various indoor orchestra, and plan performing regularly and all kinds of music activities, use to promote students and play ability and stage experience, train outstanding talents.
Second, pay attention to the academic research
Department this pay much attention to music academic research, except that specially, outside specialist lecture, research results of part-time teacher issue a fixed one, often engage domestic and international experts and scholars to hold the lecture, demonstration teaching even more, carry on academic exchange.
Third, foster music education teachers
Protect have former music education function of department at subject of department of music, to strong-willed to engaged in music educators, offer intact and abundant training programs of teachers, the existing primary school and teachers of the secondary education foster course.
Two, course structure
First, know and educate openly
Combine the teaching resources of the whole school, offer every field to know course openly, classmates can select in accordance with the interest.
Second, the speciality is compulsory
Emphasize such courses as music grouding, Western music history, and acoustics, chorus, tutti,etc.. Pay attention to the main fact pair and major in, lead classmates to adjust oneself in the course design, is engaged in doing exercises in subject more time, progress greatly skill.
Third, the speciality is taken
Accord with era and pulse, social demand, plan to adopt the progressive tactics, enable classmate's capital to have the clear one to select the concept of the lesson in course.
Fourth, pedagogy one
There is this school ' teachers foster the centre ', already having on a foundation in ' the teachers college ', have perfect cultivation systems, and concurrently heavy theory and practice, can meet the demand of the person who has lofty ideals for music teaching. Fifth, Course Stucture
Since 2016, the Department of Music has reformed and modularized the courses for corresponding with the teaching concept of curriculum tracking at National Chiayi University. The courses have been divided into three programs: Performance, Teaching and Musical Production. We combine our programs with other modularized curriculum of other departments at National Chiayi University. The students are encouraged to make good use of the resources and take courses in different departments to cultivate second specialty, and also have greater capacities after graduation by multiple learning.
There are 14 full-time teachers now in this department, 1 professor, 4 associate professors, 1 assistant professor, 8 lecturers among them; 46 part-time teachers, obtain the the above degree of masters, is all good at skill precisely specially, there is abundant teaching experience. Since 2017, the Department of Music has hired two international instructors providing professional teaching of Baroque and Jazz ensemble respectively.
This quota of student's number of department is 180 now, hardware equipment that can be used is as follows: There are 3 classrooms of seeing and hearing, 2 classrooms of fender, chorus classroom, playing the classroom, computer classroom together, attacking happy classroom, classroom, chamber music classroom, opera to rehearse the classroom, sightsing and dictate the classroom etc.; Students practise practising in 52 musical instrument rooms, piano speciality 11 musical instrument classrooms ( 28 existing platform pianos, standing upright type 72 pianos) , 12 teacher's research rooms, have air conditioners and sound insulation equipment; There is 1 concert hall besides, have 270 seats, stages of great hall with acoustics, have 1600 seats, small concert halls ( And concurrently the lecture hall) There are 250 seats in one, there are light and stereo control room.
Five, Developing direction
In outstanding teachers group, in the perfect software and hardware facility and gifted best environment, the colleagues of this department are in the face of the domestic and international challenge with the attitude gingerly, especially pay attention to being devoted to teaching and performances, expand all teachers and students in the vision with the external exchange. One combines ' humanity ' under a group of academic view of original creation of ' people's literature and art skill institute ' become of two universities with ' art ' in this school, reach the scene of substantiating the idea that art of the music educates and wishing with humane intension.
Six, Career Planning
After students graduate, many kinds of careers will be planned, chosen:
First, become music education teachers:
Time at school take primary school or medium-sized pedagogy Cheng, participate in Zhen try becoming music education teachers after graduating.
Second, enter a higher school:
Research institute at home and abroad is it is it it studies intensively to be already interested field since to continue to receive a training of, obtain well more educated.
Third, obtain employment:
It is engaged in various kinds of music work to enter the society, job orchestra such as admitting to, absorbed in playing the development of the career, teaching in the music class, establishing music operating room, commercial music composition, music administration, music commentary and media musician.
Seven, Environment of Campus
The environment is graceful, many renowned personalities gather together.
This department lies in local trait in the simple and honest district of male school of member of a nationality of Chiayi, the environment includes the humane breath gracefully, richly. The writing style great prosperity of the people's male area, the people's male culture and education foundation, Porto-Novo culture and education foundation, such culture and education organizations of the community as Chiayi cultural center,etc. can offer fine community resources to let students study even more. This is really a gifted best study environment. The facilities can perfectly satisfy students’ learning requirements and provide them venues of comprehensive performance. The facilities include: Auditorium of Univesity Hall: The auditorium equipped with flying acoustical shells, performance platform, music chairs, stands, piano Steinway D-274, piano Kawai RX7, etc.Lecture Hall of University Hall: The hall also functions as a concert hall equipped with professional piano Steinway A-188. Wen-Hui Hall (The Department of Music): The hall belonging to the Department of Music is equipped with state-of-the-art pianos Steinway D-274 and Kawai RX7.
Twine that the teachers and students of this department performances are very hot, important perform, student night in concerto and teacher concert, musical play in March of one November regularly that include every term such as orchestra, there are concert of chamber music, alumnus' concert, class' concert, graduating the concert, personal concert,etc. besides. It is outside school, wide to all parts of the whole province that the show is spread all over, include the national music hall.
Lecture and exchange
Exchanges of paying attention to academy and playing are focal points of this department development, besides often engaging the domestic and international expert to come to the school to lecture, often invite the famous accomplished performer to come to the school to play and run course of master's class with the good study which favours students, promote studying and playing competence even more.
Life and studying
Educate paying attention to student's independent life and study well and greatly, tissue perfecting, all kinds of activities of lively planning which student's department learnt, is it is it camp, give old party to see the New Year in to include, bake, and other friendship ties activity. In addition, study and can utilize and participate in interested student's corporation activity after school at school, expand the life field, study and get along and train the leadership with people.
In scholarship, except the mountain leaf and river of exclusive students of department of music are shut outside two kinds of scholarships, more than 30 kinds of scholarships can supply students with outstanding achievement and coming of an impoverished family and apply.
National Chiayi University Symphony Brief
National Chiayi University Symphony is National Chiayi Yeachers College Orchestr originally. The teachers college is after setting up music education discipline the 82nd year of the Republic of China, as students increased year by year, scale have already, for offer student pluralism abundant study environment, in charge of orchestra original string music group one year, amalgamate augmentation and establish the orchestra, one can support teaching with talents of orchestra, substantiate orchestra with the teaching achievement. Is it let active promotion, music of dean to go through, under make joint efforts with all teachers and students, we already successfully in Taibei national music hall, Chiayi municipal cultural center performing art Room and school this gentle luxuriant growth Room introduce several different song wind, concert in the form, get extremely good echoing.
School this on reform system for Chiayi university four years ago, the first department of music Liang YuLing director is it is it is it work orchestral music tutti especially to tie to classify as to perform. One of on the March 91 years at Taibei there is at Chiayi city cultural bureau music hall the ' night suite such as Taiwan ' and the November 15 of music hall not nationals with Japanese department orchestra ' the classical and new Alcohol ' outstanding behavior at two concerts, got extremely appraisal and definite from all walks of life, have established the good model for this department development goal too. And this school is in charge of and invited to participate in the tenth, performance in festival of the 11th international wind instrument of Chiayi in succession in the past two years in orchestra, also obtain the favorable comments from all walks of life. Since Professor Liu RongYi takes over a dean in August of this year, promote teachers of this department more actively and invite and play a classic to come to the school to hold master's lecture internationally and famously regularly, is it improve student play ability and skill, expand category of playing, set about on play and train foundation of system in administrative respect to in the hope of, the affair specialization of diplomatic corps, the production progresses further. Except that hope to perform all kinds of to offer teachers and students to study and view and emulate the chance more, the touring performance plans of such counties and cities as the south,etc. that we actively promote clouds too well, in order to present the teaching achievement, make use of this to establish more interdynamic with artistic environment of reality beyond community and school. Our one is male as the centre so as to the people, drive the writing style of local skill to be angry, promote the local quality of the life, by up to and popularizing the ideal that art serves the home town, expect everybody to make a comment and encourage more!
Chorus of Music Department Brief
The chorus of department of music of National Chiayi University are made up by students of the lesson of ' the chorus ' of cultivation of department of music of university of Chiayi, served as guidance by teacher Zhang LiYun at present. Practise regularly via being weekly, make students study the skill of the chorus, enrich changeable behavior and harmonious beauty while realizing the chorus music. Sing the song besides famous chorus works of different periods, create the song, film sound tracks in including every national song, national chorus . Wait for all kinds of songs to have extensive dabbling too.
Participate in Chiayi city the second chorus section performance with name of ' Chiayi university indoor chorus ' 89.05.28;
91.02.27, and 03.01 and Taibei national music hall perform ' Taiwan suite ' acappella drama perform for the first time on Chiayi university auspicious Guangzhou Room, get the people to affirm and praise.
Wind Band of Music Department Brief
The Wind band of Music Department is Wind Band of Music Education Departmentof National Chiayi Teachers College originally in charge of orchestra for the sound of teachers college of Chiayi. The teachers college, after setting up music education discipline in the 82nd year of the Republic of China, in order to offer the abundant study environment of student's pluralism, having established orchestra of managing, one can support teaching, substantiate orchestra with the teaching achievement with talents of orchestra. Reforming system for the university of Chiayi four years ago in this school, the first music dean Liang YuLing will be in charge of orchestra's tutti and perform and classify as and tie working especially, add successive Zhang JunXian Mr., Liu XuanYong Mr. and young conductor the teacher's active promotion of the a tip at present, leave with the joint efforts of all teachers and students, is invited to participate in the 10th, performance in festival of 11th international wind instrument of Chiayi in succession, get extremely good appraisal and definite from all walks of life. Won excellent the first place of junior college A group of match wind instrument tutti of national music in 1993.
Since Professor Liu RongYi took over a dean in August of 1992, promote teachers of this department and invite playing a classic to come to the school to hold master's lecture internationally and famously more actively, can play setting up and skill, expand the category of playing in order to improve students. Set about on play and train foundation of system in administrative respect, the affair specialization of diplomatic corps, the production progresses further. Except that hope to perform all kinds of to offer teachers and students to study and view and emulate the chance more, the touring performance plans of such counties and cities as the south,etc. that we actively promote clouds too well, in order to present the teaching achievement, make use of this to establish more interdynamic with artistic environment beyond community and school. Our one is male as the centre so as to the people, drive the writing style of local skill to be angry, promote the local quality of the life, by up to and popularizing the ideal that art serves the home town, expect everybody to make a comment and encourage more!