CHEN Yue-cong was born in 1917 in Beijing and passed away in 2008 in Beijing. His ancestral home was in Lingbao, Henan Province. In 1938, he graduated from the department of Applied Chemistry, Peking University. He had been the professor of the Northeastern University and the Senior Engineer of the Steel Design Research Institute, Ministry of Metallurgy. Started with piano in early tears, he studied the qin at fifteen under ZHANG You-he. His Introduction to Guqin was written at nineteen and published in 1936 in a journal of the Suzhou Arts Institute. His special character and tutelage with ZHANG You-he made him indulged in the art of qin for over sixty years with a genuine and tranquil virtuosity.