Drum Dance–National Dance Heritage
Drum dance created and developed by the Korean people is one of excellent dance heritage rich in national identity.
There were several forms of drum dance in the period of the Three Kingdoms. The depiction of drum dance can be found in the tomb murals of Koguryo.
Drum dances have a series of common characters that all of their depiction are based on the drumming movements. There are various unique movements of beating drums.
Drum dance fully demonstrated the artistic talents of the Korean nation abroad.
Staff Reporter Om Yong Chol