Korea 21 Workshop and Performance
May 02, 2011
from 06:00 PM to 08:30 PM
|Where||Illinois Jacquet Performance Space|
|Contact Name||Tom Zlabinger|
|Contact Phone||(718) 262-2412|
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KOREA 21: Music Here & Now
A Special Concert of 21st Century Korean Contemporary Traditional Music
Admissions is FREE!
Korean music that embraces the traditional and the modern, music that comes to life before your eyes!
The Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism proudly presents the 4th annual concert, Korea 21: Music Here & Now in collaboration with Gugak FM Broadcasting System in Seoul and the Korean Performing Arts Center of NY [KTPAA]. A highlight of this event will be the select group of outstanding Korean traditional and popular music artists directly from Korea, which ranked in the top ten at the 2010 "21C Korean Music Project Competition," one of the most prestigious new music competitions in South Korea. AUX will present pumba, achieving great balance between Korean traditional music and popular music.
SILK ROAD will present the blending of traditional Korean and old Silk Road music classics.
SILK ROAD invites the listeners to come along for the transmission and flow of invented space in an epic musical journey. A creative music group that brings continental Asian music roots and Korean music together.
AUX offers more of Korea, keeping a close contact with its audience. A free sould that crosses music's limits - Korean world music band.
For more information on Korea 21 and upcoming performance at Symphony Space on Wednesday, 5/4: