There are old beautiful songs on Jeju Island. Haenyeo (women divers) used to sing the songs on the boats and villagers sang on farmlands on hot summer days. They are beautiful and joyous songs like mothers’ radiant smiles. You can encounter Jeju songs as they were in the past.
JEJU Folk Song Concerts: ‘Welcome to the Land of Folk Songs and the land of Myths’
Jeju Nongyo Preservation Society (Important Intangible Cultural Property No. 16. of Jeju Island) & leodo Folk Song Troupe, Boo Hyemi / Kim Boram
Locations and Times
• Hyangsadang, Jeju-si (Map)
Through Aug. 21 (Every SATURDAY at 5 p.m.)
• Soam Memorial Hall, Seogwipo-si
July 4 through to Aug. 22 (Every SUNDAY at 5 p.m.)
(*) If the weather is poor, the concert will be postponed to the following week.
Hosted by the Jeju International Culture Exchange Association
Supervised by the Committee for Jeju Folk Song Concerts
Sponsored by Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, Soam Memorial Hall, Hyangdugye Nori Preservation Society
Please note: During the COVID-19 pandemic, traveling to Jeju is problematic. In the meantime, we are highlighting some of the island’s attractions. We sincerely hope you will visit Jeju once it is safe to do so.
• For all your Jeju travel and safety information: www.visitjeju.net