Category Archives: Jeonju Sori Festival-blog

Reviews from this year’s Sori Festival

It has been over a month, since I’ve been at this year’s Jeonju International Sori Festival (전주세계소리축제). For the first time, I might add, and only one weekend. Unfortunately, the weather turned rather bad on Sunday, typhoon “Sanba” was coming … Continue reading

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Interviews on Pansori

I met Ryan J. Cassidy last month in Chuncheon, Gangwon-do. Over lunch with his wife and their two kids, we talked about all things pansori. Ryan is one of the few non-Koreans I know of that perform pansori and I met him a while … Continue reading

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Blogging for the Jeonju Int’l Sori Festival

It’s official now: During the following year I will blog for the Jeonju International Sori Festival (전주세계소리축제). Their blog is called “소리타래” (soritarae), which literally means “a bunch of sound”—bunch as in “bunch of garlic” and sound as in pansori. The … Continue reading

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