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2016.3.2 MUSIC Ticket


Il Divo, a group globally renowned for their popera music, is coming to Korea in April as a part of their world tour. See MUSIC, left. [GENI CONTENTS]


Jamsil Indoor Stadium

April 9: Il Divo is coming to Korea as a part of their world tour to celebrate the release of their seventh album, titled “Amor & Pasion.” The famous popera group has been well-loved by audiences across all continents, selling more than 26 million albums since their debut in 2004. The group’s concerts in 2007, 2012 and 2014 in Korea were all sold out, a reflection of the love of Korean fans toward them.

The concert will consist of songs from their latest album. It encompasses various genres from bolero to classical music. Famous songs such as “Por una Cabeza,” “Quizas, Quizas, Quizas” and “Besame Mucho” will also be included.

The show starts at 7 p.m.

Tickets range from 90,000 won to 250,000 won.

Sports Complex Station, line No. 2 or 9, exit 7.


Seoul Arts Center, Concert Hall

March 12: Anna Netrebko is holding her first concert in Korea along with her fiance, tenor Yusif Eyvazov. It is a special chance to hear the couple singing together. Netrebko is one of the most famous sopranos in the world. Since her debut in 2002, she has appeared in many operas and has become renowned for her pure and distinctive voice.

The concert starts at 8 p.m.

Tickets range from 70,000 won ($57) to 350,000 won.

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


Olympic Park, Olympic Hall

April 9: Tom Jones, a Welsh singer known for hit songs such as “Sex Bomb,” “She’s a Lady,” “It’s Not Unusual” and many others, is coming to Korea 33 years after his first visit in 1983. Although his music career started in 1964, he is still familiar to global audiences because of his recent activities, including judging on “The Voice UK.”

The concert starts at 6 p.m.

Tickets range from 99,000 won to 143,000 won.

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


Blue Square Samsung Card Hall

April 1-2 and 8-9: The singer-songwriter Jang Beom-jun will hold a concert series to welcome spring. After making a name for himself through the popular TV audition show “Superstar K,” Jang and his now-defunct band, Busker Busker, shot to fame with hits like “Cherry Blossom Ending,” which returns to the music charts every spring. The singer will release a live solo album of the concert.

The concert starts at 8 p.m. on Fridays and 6 p.m. on Saturdays.

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

Hangangjin Station, line No. 6, exit 2.


LG Arts Center

April 14 to 16: Lee Moon-se has been one of the most steadily loved singers in Korea for more than 30 years. His hit songs include “Red Sunset Glow,” “Girl,” “Gwanghwamun Love Song” and many others, and they have often been remade by other artists.

As the concert is titled “Theater,” he will please the audience with his comforting voice and performances that recall scenes from a musical or movie.

Tickets range from 77,000 won to 143,000 won.

The show starts at 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday; and 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Yeoksam Station, line No. 2, exit 7.


Olympic Park, Gymnastics Arena

May 1: The world-famous tenor Andrea Bocelli is coming to Korea during his world tour. He is famous for not only his lyrical representation of songs but also for mixing classical and pop music as a first-generation performer of the popera genre.

His song “Time to Say Goodbye,” released in 1996 and sung together with Sarah Brightman, has been a great success and won him international fame. This will be his third concert in Korea and his first visit in six years. He will be performing tracks from his latest album, “Cinema,” with conductor Eugene Kohn and the Prime Philharmonic Orchestra.

The show starts at 7 p.m.

Tickets range from 115,000 won to 290,000 won.

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

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