* Date : 2016-12-22
When you think of Hallyu, you think of K-dramas and K-pop...
BUT! Did you know that there's another driving force behind Hallyu?!
It'll make you say "Wow!"
It's traditional Korean music, gugak!
[Project K-Culture Elite]
Fall in love with gugak. Be captivated by its sights and sounds!
5 contestants from around the world are here to master their respective traditional Korean instruments.
And they've come to Project K-Culture Elite to prove that they deserve to be our traditional Korean instrument elite!
Out of all the samulnori instruments, Nesrin loves the ggwengari!
And she's in Korea to follow one of her dreams!
Paul and his danso cannot be separated.
For Paul, anytime, anywhere is a good time to play the danso!
PENG Li Ying(China)
She produces beautiful music with her fingertips.
Li Ying is leading the way when it comes to promoting
Chinese and Korean culture!
HSU Yun Pei(Taiwan)
She's only been playing the haegeum for a year
but she already sounds like a professional!
Let Cevzet show you how beautiful the haegeum is!
His intricate skills produce rich, whole sounds.
Project Director of the monthly music magazine "Gaeksuk"
Critiques and reviews gugak performances
Received the 2011 Auditorium Prize for Criticism
Professor of Korean Music, Ewha Womans University
Grand Prize at the 9th KBS Seoul Gugak Grand Contest
30th National Composition Award
Composition Grand Prize at the 2015 KBS Gugak Awards
Artistic director of folk music
National Gugak Center
Master of the Han Se-hyun-style piri solo