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The Master discusses with his disciples and unveil his preoccupations with society. Tr. Legge (en), Lau (en) and Couvreur (fr).

Lunyu III. 23. (63)

On the playing of music.
The Master instructing the Grand music master of Lü said, "How to play music may be known. At the commencement of the piece, all the parts should sound together. As it proceeds, they should be in harmony while severally distinct and flowing without break, and thus on to the conclusion."

Legge III.23.

The Master talked of music to the Grand Musician of Lu, saying, 'This much can be known about music. It begins with playing in unison. When it gets into full swing, it is harmonious, clear and unbroken. In this way it reaches the conclusion.'

Lau [3:23]

Le Maître, instruisant le grand maître de musique de Lou, dit : « Les règles de la musique sont faciles à connaître. Les divers instruments commencent par jouer tous ensemble ; ils jouent ensuite d'accord, distinctement et sans interruption, jusqu'à la fin du morceau. »

Couvreur III.23.

23. Nabi bersabda kepada guru besar musik Negeri Lu, "Hal yang dapat diketahui tentang musik, ialah : Pada permulaannya suara harus cocok. Selanjutnya suara musik itu harmonis meninggi menurun dengan nada jernih dan tidak terputus-putus ; demikianlah sampai akhirnya".
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