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Hyo Sun "gamin" Kang

Korea

Grants Awarded

2013 | Music | United States

ACC provided support to Hyo Sun Kang to explore contemporary music activites in the United States.

Events

Performance / United States

Streams of Wind: Piri

April 26, 2018

This unique concert presents Korean traditional music by artist, and ACC alumni, gamin, performed alongside active New York-based American wind and percussion instrument players Ned Rothenberg -- also an ACC alumnus -- Jeff Fairbanks, and Satoshi Takeishi. Artists play Korean traditional instruments such as piri, the Korean bamboo-oboe as well as saxophone, clarinet, trombone, and shakuhachi, the Japanese flute. This performance encourages the audience to learn about the Korean wind instrument piri and pungnyu, an artistic form of recreation, intrinsic to a tasteful lifestyle and relevant to Koreans’ collective and individual entertainment culture.

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Grantees: Hyo Sun "gamin" Kang, Ned Rothenberg

Performance / United States

Crossing Boundaries — Echoes of Korea

July 27, 2018

Kiyoung (claves and voice) and ACC alumna Gamin (saenghwang and piri) are renowned for carrying Korean traditional music into the present, inciting an irresistable dialog between classic and contemporary.

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Grantee: Hyo Sun "gamin" Kang