The music and culture industry is an industry about creation, production, and distribution from economically valuable products and services by materializing the cultural elements including musical and cultural heritages, life styles, creative ideas, and values based on the creativity and imagination. It is also called the creative industry, and represents a knowledge-intensive high value industry. Based on the global scale market, the music and culture industry is rapidly growing with the development of new digital technologies and the advancement of globalization, and aiming at the diversification, popularization, and communization of culture.
The music and culture industry of Tongyoeng can be classified into the musical education industry, the musical performance industry, and the musical communication industry.
The ‘musical education’ is a process for leading people to experience the beauty of music, develop the eyes for musicality, creativity, purpose, and value of music, and enjoy music in their daily life through various musical activities. It aims to develop the musical emotion and expression by various musical education programs, recognize the pluralistic values of culture, and train people with respect, consideration and creativity.
|Music Class in Elementary, Middle, and High Schools (272h/3yrs, 12yrs)||Students recognize the value of music by various music activities, learn how to play various musical instruments, express their creativities, actively participate in the musical activities, and experience the beauty of music.|
The middle school students will be free from the burden of tests, participate in music club, fine art club, dance club, sports club, or other clubs which they are interested in, and find their gifts and dreams based on the career explorations and the participatory activities focusing on discussions.
Participation of 12 Middle Schools in 2014 Tongyeong Oh Yes!
|After School Program||
The creative human resources will be cultivated by ensuring internal stability of school education based on the establishment and management of various programs such as the after school student care program, the protection and guidance program for teenagers, the self-initiated study improvement program, and the personality, creativity, and speciality development program.
‘School with Seed of Art Flower: Bright Star Orchestra’ of Nampo Elementary School, ‘Good Personality Up! Warm Heart Up!: Ocarin Class’ of Jinam Elementary School, ‘Safe After School: Wind Instruments Club, Choir Club’ of Tongyeong Elementary School, ‘Guitar Club, Ukulela Club’ of Tongyeong Girl’s Middle School, ‘Violin Club, Viola Club, Cello Club, Clarinet Club, Flute Club, and Band Club’ of Tongyeong Chungang Middle School, and other 21 schools.
|Tongyeong International Music Hall||
|Green Umbrella Children’s Foundation||
|Tongyeong Technique Delivery Center||
The performancy industry is a communication-typed creative art to use various contents such as dance, music, and performance for directly communicating with audiences in the same space. It requires various experts for plan, direct, sound, light, image, and stage due to the type of performance. The increase of the income by the global economic growth brings the demand increase of culture and arts; as a result, the performance industry is now considered as a high value industry or a new knowledge-based industries.
The musical communication industry is an activity not only to deepen the mutual understanding of cultural differences between Yeongnam and Honam or East and West and periodical changes from ancient to modern times by various types of musical communications but also to recognize the fundamental equality and create new musics constantly. The international communication promotes the development of peace in the international society and establishes an international culture community.