Arts & Entertainment

N. Korean Defectors to Perform at Concert for Peacei
X
July 25, 2013 4:25 PM
A North Korean pianist who defected to South Korea is to headline a concert in Seoul on July 26 marking the 60th anniversary of the end of fighting from the Korean War. VOA's Daniel Schearf interviewed Kim Cheol Woong about the "Concert for Peace," his work supporting fellow North Korean refugees, and his hopes for the Korean peninsula.

N. Korean Defectors to Perform at Concert for Peace

Published July 25, 2013

A North Korean pianist who defected to South Korea is to headline a concert in Seoul on July 26 marking the 60th anniversary of the end of fighting from the Korean War. VOA's Daniel Schearf interviewed Kim Cheol Woong about the "Concert for Peace," his work supporting fellow North Korean refugees, and his hopes for the Korean peninsula.


You May Like

Nigeria Incumbent in Tight Spot as Poll Nears

Muhammadu Buhari is running a strong challenge to Goodluck Jonathan, amid a faltering economy and Boko Haram security worries More

Video Liberia's Almost Last Ebola Patient Grateful but Still Grieving

Beatrice Yardolo tells VOA that despite her fame, life is still a struggle as she waits for government's promise of support to arrive More

Video Cambodian Land Grabs Threaten Traditional Communities

At least seven different indigenous groups in Ratanakiri depend mainly on forest products for their survival, say they face loss of their land, traditional way of life More