An Evening of Korean Folk Music and Dance

image: komungoThe Kore­an Music Fac­ul­ty of Chun­buk Nation­al Uni­ver­si­ty will present a con­cert per­for­mance titled “A Night of Kore­an Folk Music and Dance” on Mon­day, Novem­ber 10, 2014, in the Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies audi­to­ri­um. The event begins at 5:00 p.m. and is co-spon­sored by the Cen­ter and the Music Depart­ment of the Uni­ver­si­ty of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.

The pro­gram will con­sist of Kŏmun­go San­jo, an extend­ed solo played on the kŏmun­go, a zither-like instru­ment; Taegŭm San­jo, a selec­tion for the taegŭm, a Kore­an flute; kŏmun­go solo “Nŏkp’uri,” Chin­do Island music played to con­sole the deceased; “Love song” from Ch’unhyangga, a p’ansori vocal piece; Salp’urich’um, a folk dance to exor­cise the spir­its; and a folk­song med­ley from the south­west­ern region of Korea.

image: changgoThe per­form­ers from the Chon­buk Nation­al Uni­ver­si­ty Kore­an music fac­ul­ty will be Yun Hwa-joong (kŏmun­go), Choi Man (chang­go), Lee Hwa-dong (taegŭm), and Kim Min-young (vocal­ist).

The per­for­mance is free and open to the pub­lic. The Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies is locat­ed at the inter­sec­tion of East-West Road and Maile Way on the Uni­ver­si­ty of Hawai‘i Mānoa cam­pus. Paid park­ing is avail­able in the park­ing lot next to the Cen­ter. For fur­ther infor­ma­tion, includ­ing infor­ma­tion about access for the hand­i­capped, tele­phone the Cen­ter at (808) 956‑7041.