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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Korea Independence Day, Gwangbokjeol

Today on August 15th, is commemorated as the independence day of Korea after had been colonialized in 35 years. On Independence day there is a song titled "광복절 노래" or  "Gwangbokjeol song" which is sung in official ceremonies. As I have seen on TV this morning.

Pict Credit : www.jygo.net





The song meaning is "to touch the earth again" and how "the sea dances", how "this day is the remaining trace of 40 years of passionate blood solidified" and to "guard this forever and ever"
The composer of this song is 정인보 Jeong Inbo (song writer) and 윤용하 Yoon Yongha (melody).

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