Judson to host an 'Enchanting Evening of Korean Dance' Feb. 15

 
Submitted by Judson University
Updated 1/29/2019 4:15 PM
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  • See three genres of Korean traditional dance during "An Enchanting Evening of Korean Dance" on Friday, Feb. 15, at Judson University's  Demoss Center for Worship in the Performing Arts in Elgin.

    See three genres of Korean traditional dance during "An Enchanting Evening of Korean Dance" on Friday, Feb. 15, at Judson University's Demoss Center for Worship in the Performing Arts in Elgin. Courtesy of Judson University

On Friday, Feb. 15, the Demoss Center for Worship in the Performing Arts at Judson University will present "An Enchanting Evening of Korean Dance" at 7 p.m. in Herrick Chapel, 1151 N. State St. in Elgin.

Sojung Lee Hong, professor of piano at Judson University, will collaborate with Dr. Aedok Lee, a professional Korean traditional dancer, for this special performance. Hong will provide piano accompaniment to three genres of Korean traditional dance.

This collaboration highlights and honors the commonality between Eastern and Western expressions of the arts.

The event is underwritten by the Illinois Arts Council.

Admission is free.

Through Judson University's Demoss Center for Worship in the Performing Arts, you can earn a music or worship arts degree that will prepare you with the skills and experience necessary to share your gifts and succeed in your future career. The programs include a diverse blend of both classic and contemporary teaching, allowing students to learn fundamentals of music while utilizing the soundtrack of their faith. The center provides a synergistic bond between the music and worship arts programs, which ultimately helps to equip and energize students. Whether you want to share your talents in worship celebrations, onstage in a professional concert hall, on the road with your band, or in the recording studio, the center will equip you to play, sing, create, and lead worship. For information, visit www.judsonu.edu/dcwpa/.

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