International Gugak Workshop

The National Gugak Center annually holds 2-week intensive Korean traditional music workshop for music professionals overseas to provide better understanding of Korean music and to encourage them to incorporate elements of Korean music into their professional activity.

Program Outline
  • Duration: 2 weeks in summer
  • Place: National Gugak Center (Seoul, Korea)
  • Number of participants: About 17 persons
  • Workshop Activity: Lectures on Korean traditional music, studio workshop, concerts, etc.
  • Benefits: Roundtrip flights (economy class), accommodation, basic insurance, lesson fee.
Applicant Eligibility
  • Foreign music professionals including ethnomusicologist, musicologist, composers, music festival coordinators, etc.
  • Applicant must be fluent in English and has citizenship or permanent residency status in a country outside of Korea
  • Requirements
  • Mandatory: Application form, Curriculum Vitae
  • Recommendation letter (s), etc.
  • How to apply: Submit required documents by email before application deadline.
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