The event was prepared for introducing the event's features and guests ahead of the solo concert of Japanese music director and composer Ryo Yoshimata.
For the first order of the event, a video that introduces masterpieces of Ryo Yoshimata was screened. The video showed the representative songs composed by Ryo Yoshimata with drama or performance videos, such as 'Sound of Ocean' of 'The Legends of the Blue Sea,' 'Lonely Footsteps (Main Title)' of 'Iljimae,' and ‘Resolver' of 'A Hundred Million Stars Falling From The Sky'.
After the video, Ryo Yoshimata and a member of 'B.I.G' Benji, one of the guests of the show, played 'The Whole Nine Yards' of the movie ‘Calmi Cuori Appassionati’. And after that, the introduction of the event was continued.
▲ The press conference about Ryo Yoshimata's solo concert in Korea was held.
▲ The press conference was held with a video introducing the representative songs of Ryo Yoshimata.
▲ He played 'The Whole Nine Yards' of the movie ‘Calmi Cuori Appassionati’ at the press conference.
According to the introduction of the event, Ryo Yoshimata will hold a solo concert in Korea on March 5 at Sejong Grand Theater. This concert will be the first concert in Korea to be held since the 10th anniversary concert of 'Korea-Japan Festival' in 2014. By performing with guest players, he will be presenting the representative songs of the drama or movie that he has participated in.
Ryo Yoshimata's participation OST works include 'A Hundred Million Stars Falling From The Sky', ‘Calmi Cuori Appassionati’, 'The Queen of Lunch', 'Pride', 'Sugar & Spice', 'Flower Shop Without Rose', 'Gokoro' and 'Let's Cheer Up', as well as Korean dramas 'Iljimae' and 'The Legends of the Blue Sea'.
Meanwhile, at the event, classical guitarist Bae Jang-heum, actress Kim Sa-rang, and a member of 'B.I.G' Benji are introduced as guest players who will present the musical world of Ryo Yoshimata with him.
▲ Ryo Yoshimata said, "I will do my best to make the best concert."
▲ Classical guitarist Bae Jang-heum has composed many drama and movie soundtracks.
▲ Actress Kim Sa-rang has received guitar lessons from guitarist Bae Jang-heum for many years.
▲ Member of 'B.I.G' Benji was recognized as a talented person with a high level of skills through TV broadcasting.
The classical guitarist Bae Jang-heum had invited concerts in the US, Japan, Russia, and South America, including the Blue House, and participated in drama and film music composition and performances such as 'Christmas in August', ‘Salut D’Amour’ and ‘Jejungwon'. Actress Kim Sarang has shown affection for the classical guitar through the usual Instagram, and has been receiving guitar lessons from the guitarist Bae Jang-heum for many years. She became a special guest of Ryo Yoshimata's performance as a fan of him.
In addition, 'B.I.G' member Benji is from the Juilliard School and has been recognized as a talented person with a good level of skills in tvN 'Always Cantare 2'. He also appeared in 'SAF Gayo Daejeon' and performed an opening stage with Henry for duet violin.
Ryo Yoshimata said, "I am delighted to be able to hold large-scale performance in Korea" And, "I will do my best to make the best concert with Korean staff, guests and officials."
▲ Event participants pledged to hold a successful concert.