2015 Seoul Tango Festival - Koh Sangji Tango Band

Koh Sangji Tango Band will be playing live music for us at the Grand Milonga, May 2nd Saturday 9pm.

Koh Sangji is the foremost bandoneon player in Korea. She and her band have been playing in milongas, music festivals, concert halls, and have gained a very enthusiastic following in Korea. Their music is vibrant and energetic, and they will be playing a repertoire tailored for social dancing at the Grand Milonga of 2015 Seoul Tango Festival. Don't miss it!

Koh Sangji - Bandoneon Player, Composer

  • Studied bandoneon under Komatsu Ryota(小松亮太) in Japan
  • Studied with Federico Pereiro and Nestor Marconi in Buenos Aires
  • Graduated from La Orquesta Escuela de Tango Emilio Balcarce in 2011 (music director : Nestor marconi)
  • Performed in city events, festivals, milongas, and the National Library in Buenos Aires
  • Worked with renowned Korean musicians including Jung Jae-hyung, Kim Dong-ryool, You Hee-yeol, Lee Juck, Yun Sang, and Lee Seung-gi
  • Made major TV appearances on Infinite Challenge, You Hee-yeol's Sketchbook, Immortal Song, I Am a Singer, Star King, and EBS SPACE
  • Performed in Seoul Jazz Festival, and Rainbow Festival
  • Orquesta tipic Pacifico bandoneon
  • Participated in Ryota Komatsu Orquesta Tipica Japan tour
  • Released the digital single “Maycgre” in August 2014
  • Released the first official album “Maycgre 1.0” in September 2014
  • Made a TV appearance on You Hee-yeol's Sketchbook on January 3, 2015

< Koh Sangji Tango Band - (from left) Yoon Jongsu, violin; Koh Sangji; Choi Moonseok, piano; Lee Cinwoo, contrabass >