K-Pop Academy week 9: 'Traditional & Contemporary Korean Music: Arirang & Noraebang'.
The Theme of this week's K-Pop Academy was 'Traditional & Contemporary Korean Music: Arirang & Noraebang'.
After learning different versions of Korea's most famous song Arirang, the students all sang a version of the Arirang together. After this they compared Korean and British pop starts from the 60s until the present.
After which the students were divided into 4 groups and given a team T-Shirt. Students were required to sing certain K-Pop songs having only heard them twice, a mistakes ended in a soaking!!
Finally to bring the afternoon to a close they sang Girls Generation's 'Gee' and SHINee's 'Replay'.
- May 2012
- Korean Cultural Center UK
Department Global Communication and Contents Division