Korean Music Performance “Time and Space in Harmony” in HCMC

Korean Music Performance “Time and Space in Harmony” in HCMC

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Fri 12 Dec 2014, 8 pm
Ben Thanh Theatre

From Korea Foundation:

The Korea Foundation and the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Hanoi are co-hosting the concert entitled “Time & Space in Harmony” in celebration of the ASEAN-KOREA Commemorative Summit to be held on December 11-12, 2014 in Busan, Korea. This joint concert will be presented by Gongmyoung firmly based in tradition but which is nevertheless innovative and experimental rather than being “conventional.” Their performance will show that it is creativity which enables traditional musical groups to survive in today’s rapidly changing digital and global age.

To get tickets, register (name, telephone number) via email: [email protected] and receive tickets directly at Ben Thanh Theatre on 12 Dec.


Performing arts group GongMyoung, formed in 1997, re-interprets classical Korean music in a modern way and is the most inspiring drumming collective of Korea today. In particular, GongMyoung has been praised not only for their innovative musical ideas but also for their refreshing performances. GongMyoung synthesizes various kinds of music and sounds into a harmonious artwork. Their effort in creating instrument extends Korean music’s boundaries to the world and the future. Ever since GongMyoung’s debut, they have held the position of ‘ambassadors’ of traditional Korean music, being featured in numerous international festivals, art markets and diplomatic events such as: Vancouver Music Festival, Melbourne National Art Festival, World Music Expo ‘WOMEX’…

The group also plays in Hanoi on 09 Dec.

Ben Thanh Theatre
6 Mac Dinh Chi, District 1, HCMC

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