• Winter Sonata and Spring Waltz

    19. Aug. 2006, 15:57 von helikoppter

    You can never go wrong with a Korean soundtrack. Especially the season dramas have had incredible soundtracks with great pop songs and stunning instrumentals. Four of these season drama related CDs showed up on YesAsia's summer sale this year, so I made sure I got a copy of each.

    Winter Sonata Classics

    Winter Sonata was one of the first Korean dramas I watched. I liked it a lot, so I'm quite sentimental about the soundtrack. For the Classics version, Ho Lee plays the piano throughout the album while being assisted by Shim Sang-Won for the violin versions of My memory and Missing you. Most of these songs were not included on the original soundtrack, but those that were doesn't sound as "warm" as I'm used to hearing them. Nevertheless, this makes for some pretty good background music.

    While the simple folder accompanying the CD was nothing special, I'm still impressed with this release - Sheet music for every song is included in a separate book! Ho Lee has done some fairly…