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Star Pianist Cho Seong-jin’s Upcoming Recital Sells Out in Minutes

Star Pianist Cho Seong-jin’s Upcoming Recital Sells Out in Minutes

SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – Tickets for South Korea’s rising classical piano star Cho Seong-jin’s upcoming solo recital have sold out in minutes online, organizers said Thursday. The 23-year-old prodigy shot to fame after becoming the first Korean to win the prestigious International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in October 2015. Cho will perform at the Seoul Arts Center on Jan. 10 and 11. Credia, the event’s organizer, said the tickets sold out within four [...]

Stage Performances Branching Out to New Media

Stage Performances Branching Out to New Media

SEOUL, April 17 (Korea Bizwire) – Performing arts are now one step closer to South Korean audiences thanks to screening services from major art venues including the National Theater of Korea and Seoul Arts Center, which bring the latest international classical concerts, plays and ballets all the way to Seoul on screen. Since 2013, Seoul Arts [...]

New Convenience Store Offers Classical Music Experience

New Convenience Store Offers Classical Music Experience

SEOUL, Feb. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – In a new addition to the list of unique convenience stores in South Korea, Shinsegae’s convenience store franchise With Me opened Monday a new outlet at the Seoul Arts Center with classical music as its main theme. The 79-square-meter store is With Me’s 1,830th outlet. It has a fan-shaped [...]