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Samul nori (Music)


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    • Samullori (Music)
    • Samulnori (Music)
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    • found: Work cat: 2018033852: Lee, K., Dynamic Korea and rhythmic form, 2018:ecip ch. 1 ([The dissolution of the SamulNori quartet] did not lead to the demise of samul nori as a genre, however. To the contrary, it was during the 1990s that the genre of samul nori flourished. A growing base of fans became samul nori practitioners, owing in large part to pedagogical outreach efforts sponsored first by the quartet, and later by samul nori's most tireless and ambitious advocate, Kim Duk Soo)
    • found: Wikipedia, Aug. 30, 2018(Samul nori; McCune--Reischauer: Samullori or Samul nori; genre of percussion music originating in Korea. The word samul means "four objects" and nori means "play"; Samul nori is performed with four traditional Korean musical instruments: Kkwaenggwari (a small gong); Jing (a larger gong); Janggu (an hourglass-shaped drum); Buk (drum) (a barrel drum similar to the bass drum); Samul nori has its roots in Pungmul nori (literally "Korean traditional percussion instruments playing"), a Korean folk genre comprising music, acrobatics, folk dance, and rituals, which was traditionally performed in rice farming villages in order to ensure and to celebrate good harvests)
    • found: Grove Music Online, Aug. 30, 2018(Samul Nori (Samullori); Korean percussion group whose name (roughly meaning 'playing of four objects') was adopted for a recently developed genre of Korean traditional music)
    • found: Garland encyclopedia of world music, vol. 7, 2002 :p. 963-965 (New genres in South Korea. SamulNori; the musicians of SamulNori [musical group] claim to have inherited the mantle of the old itinerant percussion troupes. At the same time, they say they play rhythms learned from local bands that date back to antiquity, a repertoire known as nongak or p'ungmul; by the mid-1980s, the quartet had given its name to a new genre, samullori; SamulNori musicians--the original quartet, but also the genre's more recent incarnations--see themselves as custodians of a tradition. Each rhythmic pattern, once associated with farming, fishing, village ritual, blessing, or entertainment, is used as a model for a bounded section, and the sections are joined into a coherent piece. The sequence is a contemporary idea, and only occasionally refers to the old nongak-p'ungmul percussion bands.)
    • found: Washington Samulnori WWW site, Aug. 30, 2018(Washington Samulnori is a Korean traditional percussion performing troupe, dedicated to performing and preserving "Samulnori" [genre]. Founded by Sebastian Wang, the group's director, Washington Samulnori consists of local professional musicians who specialize in Samulnori [genre])
    • found: IU Samulnori WWW site, Aug. 30, 2018(IU Samulnori Korean Percussion Ensemble is organized to introduce Korean traditional music and culture to IU students, faculty, staff as well as Bloomington residents. Our goals will be accomplished by teaching and learning Samulnori [genre] weekly and by presenting Samulnori [genre] performances at various events and workshops.)
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    • 2018-08-30: new
    • 2018-12-11: revised
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