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Korean Classical Music and Dance Company

About this Artist

Roster member of the Los Angeles Music Center Education Division for over 30 years and the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, the Korean Classical Music and Dance Company has more than 5000 performances. Founded in 1978 by Artistic Director Dr. Donald Dongsuk (Don) Kim, this Southern California-based company – the only one of its kind in the United States – is internationally recognized for their authenticity and purity of its music and dancing.

From the thundering rhythms of the Samulnori (Korean traditional percussion ensemble) Changgo chum, to the graceful motions of the flower crown dance, colorful Buchae chum (Fan dance), and dynamic and exciting Buk chum (drum dance), this ensemble brings the intriguing, beautiful dance and music of Korea to you