2015.9.2 MUSIC Ticket

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2015.9.2 MUSIC Ticket


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Seoul Arts Center, Concert Hall

Today: Legendary cellist Mischa Maisky, loved by Korean audiences for his lyricism, will hold his 20th concert in Korea. He is known for his performance style, which combines poetic delicacy with great passion.

He will perform pieces that show the quintessence of cello music: Bach’s “Sonata in G Minor,” Shostakovich’s “Sonata in D Minor,” Bruch’s “Kol Nidrei,” De Falla’s “Suite Populaire Espagnole” and Piazzolla’s “Le Grand Tango.”

Maisky’s daughter Lily will accompany him on piano.

The concert starts at 8 p.m.

Tickets range from 40,000 won ($34) to 120,000 won.

Nambu Bus Terminal Station, line No. 3, exit 5.


Olympic Park, 88 Jandi Madang

Saturday: Under the theme “Tale as Old as Time,” Disney will offer its magical world again with well-known music scores, including the music from “Frozen” and “Circle of Life” from “The Lion King.” Singer Yoonha will appear as a special guest to sing hit songs from “Frozen.”

The concert starts at 6 p.m.

Tickets range from 40,000 won to 240,000 won.

Olympic Park Station, line No. 5, exit 3.


Korea University Hwa Jung Gymnasium and Busan KBS Hall

Saturday and Oct. 10: Feel the heat of one of the best hip-hop festivals in Korea. “Show Me the Money 4,” a TV audition program which discovers talented rappers, will hold two concerts, one in Seoul this week and one in Busan next month. The program’s seven producers will be the main performers, while the top four rappers are also preparing sets. Not only solo performances but also team sets will entertain the audience.

The concert in Seoul starts at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., and the concert in Busan starts at 7 p.m.

Tickets range from 88,000 won to 99,000 won.

Anam Station, line No. 2, exit 1, for Korea University Hwa Jung Gymnasium, and Namcheon Station, line No. 2, exit 2, for Busan KBS Hall.


Sejong Center, Main Auditorium

Sept. 11: Soprano Jo Su-mi will hold a solo concert, “Memory of Nostalgic Days.” The concert will feature songs from Jo’s first pop album, “Gu.Ri.Da,” including classics like “Bygone Love,” “In the Flower Garden” and “Love, About Its Lonesomeness.” Jo is famous not only for her skills as an opera singer but also for performing the theme songs of famous Korean series like “If I Go.” Guest performers include singer So Hyang, harmonicist Jeon Jae-Deok and tenor Yoon Young-Seok.

The concert starts at 8 p.m.

Tickets range from 50,000 won to 150,000 won.

Jonggak Station, line No. 1, exit 1.


Amphitheater, Yonsei University

Sept. 12 and 13: B1A4, which has fascinated fans and audiences with a variety of different concepts at each concert, will hold a concert to show off the group’s new style. At an outdoor theater at Yonsei University, B1A4 will captivate the audience for hours with an interactive performance. The large stage and variety of settings will complement the band’s music for an unforgettable night.

The concert starts at 6:30 p.m.

The tickets are 99,000 won.

Sinchon Station, line No. 2, exit 3 or 4.


Jamsil Auxiliary Stadium

Sept. 22: Bon Jovi is coming back to Korea after 20 years. With hit songs such as “Livin’ on a Prayer,” “Bad Medicine” and “It’s My Life,” Bon Jovi has amassed 130 million album sales and nearly 38 million concert attendees worldwide.

With their original music style, “pop metal,” the band has consistently released albums and pursued its musical evolution since its debut.

Since the band is considered among the best in terms of live performance, this upcoming concert is highly anticipated by fans in Korea, who have been waiting for their return for two decades.

The concert starts at 8 p.m.

Tickets range from 99,000 won to 165,000 won.

Sports Complex Station, line No. 2, exit 6 or 7.

*Event information collected from the Korea Tourism Organization. Tickets available at ticket.interpark.com/global or by calling 1544-1555.
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