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Asia Society Presents! National Gugak Center Artists Perform Traditional Korean Music

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Online registration for this event has ended. Walk-ups will be seated according to availability, on a first-come, first-serve basis.

National Gugak Center is the primary institution for the performance and advancement of traditional music in Korea. With roots dating back to the Royal Music Institute of the Silla Dynasty (57 BC – 935 AD), it has preserved and promoted Korean traditional music in Korea and beyond.

In partnership with the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Houston, the Asia Society Texas Center is pleased to present this esteemed ensemble for a members-only performance that explores classical instrumental selections, court music, and modern compositions.



This is a free, members-only event. Please click the link on the right to reserve your ticket. Unclaimed tickets will be released 10 minutes prior to the start of the performance. Please contact John McGarry, Corporate Engagement & Membership Manager, at [email protected] or 713.496.9906 for details about Asia Society memberships.



Light reception: 6:00 pm
Program: 7:00 pm


This program and reception are generously supported by the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Houston, Korea Foundation, and National Gugak Center. Performing arts programs at Asia Society Texas Center are made possible by support from Bank of America. Additional support provided by Asia Society contributors and members. Asia Society Texas Center is funded in part by a grant from the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.

Presenting Sponsor

Bank of America

Program Sponsors

City of HoustonHouston Arts Alliance

Presenting Partners



Event Details

Mon 3 Nov 2014

1370 Southmore Blvd
Houston, TX 77004

Members only; Free with reservations. Limit 2 per person.
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