Saturday, September 23, 2023                  	
8:00am-3:00pm       	Festival Registration Check-In

9:00-9:15am	        	Welcome in Urness Recital Hall (CHM 100)
9:30-10:45am          	Keynote Speaker - Dr. Nathan Hesselink in Viking Theater     
                                        in Buntrock Commons
	                                Hybridity and the Boundaries of South Korean     

11:00-12:45pm          	Lunch in Stav Hall in Buntrock Commons

12:45-2:45pm         	Afternoon presentations in Fosnes (CHM 233)
                                        Paper Presentation: Two Voices
                                        Iseul Kim 

                                        Paper Presentation: Reflexive Globalism in American   
                                        Composers'  Incorporation of Korean Musical
                                            Elements in Contemporary Music 
                                        Mingyeong Son

	                                Lecture Recital: Emerging Korean Women Composers’  
                                            Piano Works in Teaching Studios
	                                Chee Hyeon Choi

2:45-3:00pm		        Break

3:00-5:00pm		Afternoon presentations in Fosnes (CHM 233)
	                                Paper Presentation: Kim Eunhye in the New   
                                        Millennium:  Arirang, Animals, and Signs of the Zodiac
                                        John Robison 

                                        Lecture Recital: Jean Ahn’s Folksong Revisited:       
                                            Integrating Korea and the West
                                        Koeun Grace Lee 

5:00pm-7:00pm	        Dinner on Your Own

7:00-8:15pm		        Concert No. 1 in Boe Memorial Chapel

Sunday, September 24, 2023         	        	
9:00am-11:00am	        Festival Registration Check-In              	
                                        Lunch on Your Own

12:00-2:30pm            	Afternoon Presentations (CHM 239)
	                                Paper Presentation: The "Sori" of Young Jo Lee
	                                Craig B. Parker 

         	                        Lecture Recital: Korean Adoptee from North Dakota
                                        Plays Taiko
	                                Jennifer Marie Weir

	                                Lecture Recital: How to Compose Music for the  
	                                Soojin Lee 

2:30-3:15pm		        Break

3:15-4:15pm                   Concert No. 2 in Urness Recital Hall (CHM100)

4:30-5:30pm		        Concert No. 3 in Urness Recital Hall (CHM100)

6:00-8:00pm		Dinner Reception for all registered participants and 
                                        attendees in the Valhalla Room in Buntrock Commons

If you have any questions, please contact:

April Ryun Kim, DMA
Director, Korean Composers Festival
St. Olaf College

The Korean Composers Festival is financially assisted by the Korea Foundation and the
Northeast Asia Council of the Association for Asian Studies.