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《宁王献》

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1 宁王献:
西凉州俗好音乐,制新曲曰《凉州》。开元中,列上献之,上召诸王于便殿同观焉。曲终,终原作江,据明钞本改。诸王拜贺,蹈舞称善,独宁王不拜。上顾问之,宁王进曰。此曲虽佳。臣有所闻焉。夫音也,始之于宫,散之于商,成之于角徵羽,莫不根蒂而袭于宫商也。斯曲也,宫离而少,徵商乱而加暴。臣闻宫君也,商臣也。宫不胜则君势卑。商有馀则臣事僭。卑则逼下,僭则犯上。发于忽微,形于音声;播之于咏歌,见之于人事。臣恐一日有播越之祸,悖逼之患,莫不兆于斯曲也。上闻之默然。及安史乱作,华夏鼎沸,所以见宁王审音之妙也。出《开天传信记》

URN: ctp:taiping-guangji/204/ningwangxian