Korea - Land of the Morning Calm: Sijo Lyrical Songs performed by Park In-Gyu (part 2)
"Its sound is like comfort, filled with the beauties of old houses covered with moss." - Kim Kyong-bae (Important Intangible Cultural Treasure # 30). Park In-gyu is considered one of the best singers of its generation. This is the second part of his performances of sijolyric songs. The sijo songform uses classical korean poetry as text and is characterized by a slow, quiet melodic progression. It is best to listen to these sijo performances while playing chess, knitting or just thinking about life slowly.
presented by Peter Duffy (20 October 2002)
5. myeongnyeon samweol'e
Sijo (Korean Classical Lyrical Song) sung by Park In-Gyu (collection #2)
TOPCD-050, JIGU, Seoul, Korea