Date of Award
Open Access Dissertation
School of Music
This document contains information about instructions regarding singing with Korean diction for Korean Art songs by a gifted Korean composer, Kyo-geun Kim. He is now a Professor of Business at Ewha Women’s University in the Republic of Korea. The writer offers a brief biography of Kim as a composer and a scholar of music and business. This document will help anyone who would like to learn Korean diction for singing Korean Art Song, particularly, Hyo-geun’s Art Pop Art Songs such as Snow, A Thousand Winds, and What Though Life Conspires to Cheat You. The works are termed ART POP, it can be noted that they carry a sense of being true Art Songs. This document will be a guide to those who learn to pronounce and interpret Korean language.
Dr. Kim’s many thoughts on vocal technique will be of great value to this document.
Seon, T.(2022). A Performance Guide to Hyo-Geun Kim’s Art Pop for Korean Art Songs. (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from https://scholarcommons.sc.edu/etd/6952