Events & Festivals
Gugak Facing the Future
A gugak concert series, New Masterpiece, will run at the Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater from Sept. 6th through Sept. 30th, 2017. New Masterpiece will focus on 4 groups of gugak musicians who will perform newly composed gugak music. Hear new masterpieces and the future of gugak (traditional Korean music) in Seoul. The series will have 16 concerts and a new group of performers will be featured each week. This year is the second New Masterpiece concert series and it is a unique event in that it allows gugak artists to take the reigns as composers and performers. Hear the future of gugak music today, at the Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater.