Pacific Rim Music Festival Ensemble Korea

Monday, April 18, 2016 - 7:30pm

On Monday, April 18, 2016 at 7:30pm in the Italian Academy, the Music Department presents the Ensemble Korea, as a preview event of the Pacific Rim Music Festival 2017. The ensemble, directed by Hi Kyung Kim, will give a convert of Korean traditional court music and folk music, along with previews of new compositions for piri, daegeum, gayageum, geomungo, haegeum, ajaeng, and janggo.

Sponsored by: the Korea Foundation; Columbia's Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Edwin H. Case Chair in American Music, Center for Ethnomusicology, Music Performance Program; the Department of Music at UC-Santa Cruz; and the Department of Music at UC-Berkeley.