Drum Collection of Kim Yong-Bae: Korean Percussion Quartet Music
This is a tribute album to Kim Yong-Bae, a co-founder of Samulnori. It presents a collection of his magnificent Janggu performances. This album features various Korean traditional rhythms and melodies through Janggu.
Kim Yong-Bae co-founded Samulnori with Kim Duk-Soo, Choi Tae Hyun and Lee Jong-Dae in 1978. His brilliant performance of Kkwaenggwari in his short life time made him called "God of Kkwaenggwari." It was him that came up with the idea of performing with only four instruments (Kkwaenggwari, Jing, Jang...