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Keeping Korean Traditional Performing Arts Alive in the 21st Century (In Person)

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Keeping Korean Traditional Performing Arts Alive in the 21st Century
Speaker: Donna Lee Kwon (Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Kentucky)
Thursday, November 17, 2022  2-3pm
Lexington Senior Center

In this presentation, Donna Kwon will introduce several forms of Korean performing arts that are still practiced today, such as Korean p'ungmul drumming, daech'wita (military band music), and p'ansori (vocal storytelling).  The she will draw from her research and demonstrate how these traditions are being adapted and kept alive for current audiences in a variety of genres such as K-pop as well as various hybrid genres that have developed such as post-gugak (post-Korean traditional music) and ch'angjak yonhui (creative Korean performing arts).


 

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Weekly - Thu

Location
Lexington Senior Center

Instructor
MultipleInstructor :
1.Donna Kwon2.Nick Farr 

Course Fee: 

$0.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
11/17/2022 - 11/17/2022 Weekly - Thu 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Lexington, Lexington Senior Center  Map Nick Farr  ; Donna Kwon  ClassRoom