Xu Shangying }Ws c.1582V1662

Xu was a famous qin ^ player from Jiangsu province in the late Ming and early Qing dynasties. He was a master of the Yushan s School, the most influential school of qin music at the time. His most important work, Dahuange qinpu jٻյ^, a qin handbook, was published in 1673. It was widely circulated and reprinted a number of times during the Qing.