04 Nov Stellar Whisper
Korean Musical Performance in Seoul
서울에서 듣는 한국음악
평롱[平弄]: 그 평안한 떨림
MAY 1, 2014 – DEC 31, 2014
Tue-Fri 8PM / Weekends, Holidays 5PM
Namsangol Hanok Village
(Seoul Namsan Traditional Theater)
Korean Music in the Cutting-Edge City of Seoul
A Concert of Authentic Korean Music
Bringing UNESCO-designated Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity together in one place, Stellar Whisperincludes the Jongmyo jeryeak(Royal ancestral ritual of Jongmyo Shrine and its music), the folk song Arirang, and the Pansori Epic Chant. The traditional music is reborn as minimalist and dynamic sounds with a blend of delicacy and grandeur created through a wide variety of instruments.
Spectacular 3D Projection Mapping
The simple stage, symbolizing the Korean landscape and the constellations, is accompanied by spectacular 3D projection mapping. This state-of-the-art technology allows the audience to feel Korea’s scenic beauty more vividly by expanding spectators’ visual fields.
Life Woven into Seven Songs
The stories of our lives and our journeys are told through music, such as the beginning of life, growth and change, solitude, longing, hope and love. All aspects of life are portrayed through picturesque images collected from various parts of Seoul. This is a healing concert to comfort weary travelers.