Jeonju International Sori Festival
|Country and Region||South Korea — Jeonlabuk-do|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Jeonju-city, Jeonlabuk-do, South Korea|
|Festival Contact Information|
The Jeonju International Sori Festival was formerly known as Sori WOMAD Festival. Sori, in Korean means both ‘soul’ and ‘voice’. The Jeonju Sori Festival is an annual event held for the aesthetic communication between the musical heritage of Korea, including performances developed in Jeon-ju, and the today’s music lovers. Moreover, it may provide ordinary people and those who love music in Korea and abroad with an opportunity to appreciate highly advanced music of the world and reassess the meaning of traditional music in modern space, and offering various chances to experience while creating a new form of performances.
|Festival Dates||September 13 - 17, 2012|