Korean guitar prodigy Sungha Jung to perform in Vietnam

The Korean guitar prodigy Sungha Jung will travel to Vietnam for his performances at the Youth Theater in Hanoi on April 14 and at HCM City Conservatory of Music on April 17.

He was first introduced to music at age of 5, and known as a “Korean guitar prodigy”. After that, he became very famous, especially on Youtube with over 991 million views and over 3 million subscribers by April, 2015.

He released 6 albums and the newest is “Two of Me”. His music mesmerized people, namely “Felicity”, “River flows in you”, “Irony”, “On a brisk day”, “Flaming”, “The phantom of the opera”, “Haru haru” and others. Among these songs, the cover of “Pirates of Carribean” movie was the best-known with over 45 million views.

Sungha Jung has collaborated with many famous Korean and international artists, 2NE1, G-Dragon, Kotaro Oshio, Trace Bundy, Andy McKee, Tommy Emanuel, Jason Mraz… He has several performances in France, America, Denmark, Poland, Singapore, Japan, Thailand, China and among.

In Vietnam, Sungha Jung was known for his works on Youtube over the past 10 years. This time, he becomes the first foreign fingerstyle guitarist to perform in Vietnam.

By Kim Khanh

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