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Unformatted text preview: o Stone chimes, metal bells, mouth organ Choson: 1392-1910-Dawn of hyangak ; active court composition-“Koreanization” of foreign music Sejong the Great: 1814-1850 Court Music-Music of the elite-Learned by rote-Combination of Music of Chinese origins and Korean characteristics-Typified as restrained in nature-Ritual/Secular Sujechon (court secular music)-Originally a vocal piece, but it since has lost its lyrics and is performed as instrumental music today-Meaning “long life as everlasting as the heaven” Folk Music-Music of the common/everyday people-Learned by rote-Distinct regional characteristics-Typified as unrestrained and emotional in nature-Ritual/secular...
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- Fall '07
- Music, Musical instrument, Hangul