Classic Korea: Good-will Concert Tour

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 7:00pm

Classic Korea Good-Will Concert Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Chicago Free Concert. Running time: 2 hours including intermission. Reception to follow. Free street parking available. Handicap accessible. No children under 8.

Classic Korea Artists: Jeongeun Joo, soprano, Jennifer Kosharsky, mezzo-soprano, Simon Kyung Lee, tenor Jinuk Lee, baritone, Sojung Lee-Hong, piano, Sarah Yoon-Mayer, piano, Yoorhi Choi, violin, Bellissima Opera Guest Artists: Christine Steyer, soprano, Isabelle Meyer, soprano Samantha Gay, mezzo-soprano & Paul Geiger, Master of Ceremonies.

Repertoire. The performers are Koreans and Americans presenting a mixture of Korean Folksongs (including Bird Song, Bak-Yon Falls, A-Ra-Ri-Yo) Korean Art Songs (Your Face and Golden Mountain) as well as Opera and Broadway favorites (Hansel and Gretel, Rigoletto, The Merry Widow and Jekyll & Hyde) and the Prelude for Violin and Piano by George Gershwin. 

Sponsored by Korea Foundation Hosted by Bellissima Opera