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  • Five Korean Soundtracks more

    11 Oct 2006, 14:37 by helikoppter

    Cheap CD prices makes me buy a lot more than I should... Here's another bunch of Korean soundtracks I picked up recently.


    Bungee Jumping Of Their Own

    I liked the movie enough to get it on DVD (both Lee Byung Hun & Lee Eun Ju!) so when the soundtrack was added to YesAsia's bargain corner I got a copy of it too. It was too long since I last watched the movie however, so I did not have any clue as to what I would hear when first listening to it.

    Park Ho-Joon has written the score which is the usual Korean stuff with piano and strings in focus. What makes it especially nice, however, is that they seem to have employed an entire orchestra to play most of these pieces. The song of the movie is 오 그대는 아름다운 여인, composed by 최성원 and performed by Kim Yeon Woo, which can be find in vocal and instrumental versions as well as in an end title variation. It's a pretty nice mellow song, but the orchestration does more for it than Kim Yeon Woo's singing. …