SoriBeat, Chicago Poongmul School, and Korean American Resource and Cultural Center had the kick-off celebration for the joint poongmul show at Korean Cultural Center of Chicago on October 18, 2013. Playing poongmul together by SoriBeat, KRCC, and Chicago Poongmul School in the age range of 7 years to about 70 years old. It was a historic moment for poongmul in Chicago. We were all so excited and experienced the spirit of poongmul! The joint poongmul show will take place on July 12, 2014 at North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie.
Executive Director Byoung Sug Kim introduced Chicago Youth Poongmul Institute, SoriBeat to the open house visitors. SoriBeat ran a short workshop for visiting kids and taught them how to play a Jang-Gu, a hour-glass drum.
SoriBeat made a performance at Chicago Sister Cities International Festival to represent Busan City at Daley Plaza. It was a big hit!
Check out Enna’s first interview photos! She looks nervous.
SoriBeat on the WCIU You & Me morning show with Aly Bockler, live at 6:40 am! SoriBeat was selected as one of the featured performers at the Chicago Sister Cities International Festival and we were on the live show to advertise the festival at Daley Plaza. http://wciu.com/youandme.php?section=home&assets=videos&assetID=10011246