The Labyrinth: Hwang Byung-Ki Gayageum Masterpiece Vol. 3
This album features original pieces composed and performed in 1960's and 1970's. They were considered as one of the most progressive Korean contemporary music. Especially "The Labyrinth" performed with Hong Sin-Cha, an internationally acclaimed, avant-garde artist and choreographer, made a great impact on Korean music world.
Synonymous in Korea with music pleasing to both the ear and the mind is the Gayagum music of Hwang Byung-Ki. He is a leading composer, performer, and scholar of Korean traditional music. Born in Seoul in 1936, he studied Gayageum and composition at the National Center for Korean Traditional Performi...