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  • Journal title : TANG [HUMANITAS MEDICINE]
  • Volume 6, Issue 2,  2016, pp.10.1-10.3
  • Publisher : Association of Humanitas Medicine
  • DOI : 10.5667/tang.2016.0005
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A misfortune genius of Korean music is revive on YouTube; Jeongseon Arirang sung by Ok-sim Kim (
Ko, Kyung-Ja;
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Arirang has quite a long history in Korean music. Arirang means the heart is tingling. Jeongseon Arirang is well-known Arirang from the Gangwon province, so it shares certain features of Dongbu minyo (folksong), including the Menaritori. Jeongseon Arirang of Ok-sim Kim is pure and innocent. She has an ingenuous country voice. It is a kind of hope that provides our mental strength. Mental power is as important to our health as a eating right. Jeongseon Arirang sung by Ok-sim Kim is Seoul style of rhythmic pattern and melody. Jeongseon Arirang is designated as the Intangible Cultural Property No. 1 by the Gangwon province in 1971. This article outlines the emotional biography of Jeongseon Arirang of Ok-sim Kim relationship.
Ok-sim Kim;Jeongseon Arirang;Korean music;
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