李叔同一生写了90多首歌曲。由于他具有较为全面的中西音乐文化修养，所作乐歌大多为借景抒情之作，填配的文辞继承了中国古典诗词的隽永秀丽，意境深远；选用的多为欧美各国的通俗名曲，曲调优美动人、清新流畅；词曲的结合贴切顺达，相得益彰，达到了很高的艺术水平。因此，他的乐歌作品广为青年学生和知识分子喜爱。他创作的《春游》、 《送别》 、《悲秋》、《伤春》、《晚钟》、《西湖》、《落花》等数十首乐歌，在大江南北流行数十年，久唱不衰。像著名的《送别》，这首歌仅有十句唱词，八个乐句的歌曲，自1914年问世以来，传唱了近百年，仍然有着巨大的艺术魅力 。由他自己写的词谱曲的《春游》，则是中国目前可见的最早的一首合唱歌曲。
他是中国新文化运动 的前驱，卓越的艺术家 、教育家 、思想家 、革新家，是中国传统文化 与佛教 文化相结合的优秀代表，是中国近现代佛教史上最杰出的一位高僧，又是国际上声誉甚高的知名人士。李叔同是“二十文章惊海内”的大师，集诗、词、书、画、篆刻、音乐、戏剧、文学于一身，在多个领域，开中华灿烂文化艺术之先河。同时，他在教育、哲学、法学、汉字学、社会学、广告学、出版学、环境与动植物保护、人体断食实验诸方面均有创造性发展。
Li Shutong is a pioneer of Chinese New Culture Movement, a famous artist, educator, thinker and innovator in modern history. As early China enlightenment of the new culture movement, his life is higher in many cultural fields of music, drama, art, poetry, calligraphy, seal carving, stone, education, philosophy, law and so on achievements, and has trained a large number of outstanding artistic talent. Famous painter Feng Zikai, musician Liu quality equal cultural celebrities are under their door.
In 1918, Li Shutong in Hangzhou Hupao Temple monks, fahao Hong Yi, Farmington speech sound. As a famous monk in modern history of Buddhism Chinese most outstanding, he was hailed as Nanshan lvzong master Lv Zongdi Khan, eleven, chicago. Mr. Zhao Puchu evaluation of master's life is: "the endless treasure of the world eye for a full moon shining day."
Poetry and Literature
Li Shutong's poetry also holds a place in the history of modern Chinese literature. When he was young, he was gifted with literary attention. When living in Shanghai, he will ever make poetry recorded for the "hand" in the first compilation of Shizhong, circulated in "South literary society" club, after the collection of "Li Lu" shizhong. On the eve of a monk, he will Guangxu twenty-six to thirty-three years (1900 - 1907) of the more than and 20 poems from the book. Among them "of the motherland and was classmates", "national mourning their dead heart" and so many commendable masterpiece, the performance of the author is deeply concerned about the fate of the country and the people's sufferings. Before five or six years, he has more than 30 words of the song came out. These works, by way of art expression of the people will take place in the same situation in the most emotional thought, have become enduring become fashionable for a time, some of the masterpieces.
Master Hong Yi also has a strong interest in the language, and have a high level of appreciation and creation. Especially after a monk, many language around the temple and adding word master in plain writing, showing his deep knowledge of art and ideas. He guided the Buddha Dharma in the propaganda of lifelong process, will be in the form of the language as a means to persuade people to do clever. He wrote those profound, highly philosophical name, and now also become a valuable cultural and artistic warning descendants.
Li Shutong versatile, poetry, drama, poetry, painting, calligraphy, seal carving equal to anything.
He is the first Western painting idea is introduced into China, created the first nude painting in the teaching, he was in the pioneer posters, Chinese paintings and woodcut.
Drawing on a good charcoal sketch and oil painting, watercolor painting, China, advertising, wood and so on. He is one of the pioneers of China paintings, paintings and woodcut advertising. His paintings are mainly in the home before; thereafter for calligraphy. Because of the war, most of the works. From the retained the "self portrait", "portrait", "nude" and "watercolor", "Buddha paintings" and so we can get a glimpse of. "Self portrait" is estimated to be painted before going abroad, style and meticulous description, expression of the fusion of Chinese and Western nuanced, similar in the late Qing Dynasty Royal portrait painting, has high realistic ability. "Sketch head" is a charcoal drawing, concise and forceful way. "Nude" by his teacher Kuroda Kiyoshiki, accurate modeling, color rich, and some close to Impressionism, almost seemingly casual, far see pure crystal.
Calligraphy is a lifelong love of Li Shutong, young people dedicated to the monument. His calligraphy works have "entertainment", "strong" etc.. Before the body beautiful, very healthy and handsome; after a monk is changed to comfort, light ye, old age, more precise, clear, plain, quiet. Li Shutong's carving art, chasing the Qin and Han Dynasties, Anhui, Zhejiang School, near school sent the Xiling eight and Wu Xizai, the ancient atmosphere thick, dilute the plain, since the provision of paths. A "Li Lu", "late empty yinpu printing", poly.
Li Shutong is engaged in songs creation early in the Chinese, is also the first pioneers to China the spread of Western music. He founded the first China music publications "minor music magazine", he was also the first to China the spread of western music pioneer, founder of China campus songs.
Li Shutong wrote more than and 90 songs all his life. Because he has Chinese and western music culture comprehensively, made mostly by King Lyric Songs, filled with words inherited the classical poetry Chinese meaningful and beautiful, profound artistic conception; used for Europe and the United States popular songs, beautiful melody, fresh and smooth; and with appropriate Shunda, complement each other, to achieve the very high artistic level. Therefore, his music works widely for young students and intellectuals love. He created the "spring outing", "farewell", "autumn", "spring", "the bells", "West Lake", "flower" and other popular songs in dozens of song, on both sides of the Changjiang River decades long singing is not bad. Like the famous "farewell", this song is only ten lines, eight phrases of songs, since 1914, sung in the recent hundred years, there are still great artistic charm . He wrote poems of the song "spring outing", is China currently visible in the earliest a duet song.
He played in the early years of domestic opera, went to Japan, founder of Chunliu club, drama "La Traviata", "Uncle Tom", "new butterfly dream", is one of the founders of China drama movement.
Premier Zhou Enlai once said to Cao Yu: "you will like to write" China drama history ", don't forget Li Shutong in Tianjin, which become the master Hong yi. He is the pioneer of spreading Western painting, music and drama to China."
He was a pioneer of the new culture movement Chinese, outstanding artist, educator, thinker and innovator, is the outstanding representative of Chinese traditional culture combined with the Buddhist culture, is a monk in modern history of Buddhism Chinese most outstanding, is also very high international reputation of famous people. Li Shutong is the twenty domestic surprise "of the master, collection of poems, books, paintings, sculpture, music, drama, literature in a body, in many areas, the first Chinese brilliant culture art. At the same time, his education, philosophy, law, sociology, Chinese characters, advertising, publishing, environment and human, animal and plant protection experiments in all aspects of creative development fast.
He pushed the ancient Chinese calligraphy art to the extreme. As a monk calligraphy, some monks and artists in the history of great differences, such as the Huai Su Zhi Yong, although wearing robes, but they did not seem to life with a firm faith and sincere practice for the purpose of Buddhist practice, but they are home to the school of Zen Art, "mad to light the world, know the truth" this is completely drunk, the artist's temperament and romantic.
Eight white eyed starling image, the irony is obviously, his painting is really a vent, is joining the WTO, not detached. Compared with them, 'Zen more thoroughly, he was aloof from the heart and the outside, to the Buddha for lvzong dedication, is a pure Buddhist people. He was the first to Chinese the spread of western music pioneers, the lyrics of "farewell song", sung after enduring decades, as the classic songs. At the same time, he is also the first teacher to create nude sketch.
Outstanding artistic attainments, has developed a famous painter Feng Zikai, musician Liu quality equal some cultural celebrities. He carefully to the Buddha, NFAM, lapping temperament, Dharma, sentient beings out of Oliver, was regarded as a Buddhist disciple lvzong eleventh generation ancestor. He left the world to chew endless spiritual wealth, his life is full of legendary color, he is gorgeous Chinese to the dull typical character.
Lu Xun: "a sincere, if muddy tiancheng. Teacher Li calligraphy, good!"
Lin Yutang: "Li Shutong is one of the most gifted geniuses of our time, and one of the most extraordinary, the most isolated and independent man."
Eileen Chang: "I don't think that is a proud man, I am not, at least, to the outside walls in the great master Hongyi temple, I was so humble."
Xia Mianzun: "in life as the teacher, elegant dandy, as passionate as the talented artist, who, for serious education, strict discipline for the Dhuta, and go to the west, auspicious sugata."
Zhejiang Pinghu Li Shutong memorial hall is located in the East Lake scenic spot in the architectural style of lotus Chou, an elegant, white, is a landmark building in East Lake scenic area. Two OO was rated as the national AAAA class tourist attractions in seven. Memorial main building is divided into two layers. The two floor has seven galleries and a display of hundreds of pieces of calligraphy and painting exhibition hall of the ring.
Tianjin Li Shutong Memorial
The former residence of Li Shutong in Tianjin City, the Hebei District restoration project completed and Binhai Road junction on the west side of the Haihe River road. Repair of residence in accordance with the "Qianmen East, back toward the Haihe River, the design of residence sits" principle, covers an area of 4000 square meters, by home and garden with two parts, by the Suzhou Landscape Design Institute responsible for the design, to maintain the original residence building size and architectural style. The restoration of the former residence of Li Shutong according to the original appearance, retained the original Li Shutong residence building materials will be used for the memorial project; garden will be built within the master Memorial Pavilion and statues and other facilities. The former residence of the repair is completed, will be built in the former residence of Li Shutong - Master Hongyi Memorial ", and open to the public for free.
Zhejiang TV movies "master" record. He is a talented artist, is a famous monk. In people's minds, he is really a mystery, an elusive mystery. Indeed, a rich, casual and elegant bearing the wealthy son, once East to Japan to become China's first went to Japan to study western art students. After returning to China, also opened a new era for Chinese art history, music history and drama history, made a pioneering contribution. However, such a collection of poetry, carving, music, drama, literature in one of the artists actually at the age of thirty-eight when prime quietly converted to Buddhism, twenty-four years later by the Buddhists to serve as the master lvzong tenth. He is Li Shutong, great master of modern cultural celebrities.
TV series "great master"
Producer countries / regions: China
Language: Mandarin / Mandarin
Premiere date: 1995
Brief introduction: 1995 is China's modern cultural celebrities Li Shutong, one of the three modern monk master Hong Yi's 115 birthday anniversary. In order to commemorate the former Chinese modern culture art and Buddhism has made great contributions to the ancestors of artists and a generation of monks, CCTV Chinese TV production center has produced twenty sets of TV series "and" master Hong Yi, "the mansion" in Tianjin Yangliuqing finished shooting. Play according to the name of Xu Xingping biography adapted, with vivid plot showing talent Li Shutong was born wealthy nation culture to join up by Dunru Buddhism life experience. Li Shutong is a talented artist, is a famous monk.