2017 ARI PROJECT: Performing Arts New Wave of Korea
2017 ARI PROJECT: Performing Arts
New Wave of Korea
Promoted by Korean American Youth Performing Artist(KAYPA)
-Date: Friday, August 4, 2017 at 7:30pm
-Place: Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles 3rd Fl. Ari Hall
5505 Wilshire Blvd., LA, CA 90036
-Online Reservation: www.kccla.org/english/programs_reservation.asp
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The Korean Cultural Center Los Angeles (KCCLA) and American Youth Performing Artists (KAYPA) will present a special performance, “New Wave of Korea”, on Friday, August 4, 2017 at 7:30P.M. on the 3rd floor of the Korean Cultural Center Los Angeles in the Ari Hall.
KAYPA has reconstructed Korean music, dance, and art into modern performance repertoire. The program features the ‘Gurium: Violin’, Beniida: Gayageum & Soprano’, ‘Chohon: Voice, Dance, Ajaeng, Violin’, ‘Chunangjeon/Cheoyongmu: Dance’, ‘Saesanjo: 25 string Gayageum’, ‘Ssukdaemuri: Dance’, ‘Nongbuga+Amazing Arirang: Instruments’, and ‘All Korean Percussion instruments: Dance’.
Participating artists include Jae Eun Lee (Artistic Director, KAYPA/Dance), Jumi Kim (Soprano), Sevy Lee (Dance), Junghwa Lee (Gayageum), Jeesong Ahn (Violin), Jiyoung Park (Composer), Yuna Lee (Art), and members of KAYPA, and they are all joining together for this special performance.
KAYPA, Korean American Youth Performing Artists, is a non-profit organization led by Artistic Director JaeEun Park Lee and is rooted in southern California. The organization focuses on enriching our community through traditional Korean dances and modern K-pop dances. KAYPA provides its members the opportunity to further educate themselves about their Korean heritage through dance, as well as share their culture with others. Also, KAYPA students are able to build leadership and time management skills through volunteer based programs and leadership positions.
*This performance is presented as a part of the Korean Cultural Center’s 2017 ARI PROJECT Season 4: Performing arts series, which features a rich program of various performing arts programs including Korean traditional music and dance, modern fusion world music, Jazz, royal court tea ceremonies, puppet shows as well as theater.
1. Gurium: Violin(Jessung Ahn, Ahyeon Kwon)
2. Beniida: Gayageum, Soprano (Junghwa Lee, Jumi Kim)
3. Chohon: Voice, Dance, Ajaeng, Violin (Jaeeun Lee, Junghwa Lee, Jumi Kim, Ahyeon Kwon)
4. Chunangjeon/Cheoyongmu: Dance(KAYPA)
5. Sasanjo: 25 string Gayageum (Junghwa Lee, Jungae No)
6. Ssukdaemuri: Dance (Sevy Lee)
7. Nongbuga + Amazing Arirang: Instruments (Jumi Kim, Jaeeun P. Lee, Junghwa Lee, Jeesong Ahn, Ahyeon Kwon, Ocean Park)
8. All Korean percussion instruments: Dance (Jaeeun P. Lee, KAYPA)