There are many versions of Arrirang.  I read somewhere that each region has its own.  This one the tune is not familiar, but it feels more traditional.  The youtube poster accompanied it with some amazing photos of Korea a century ago.

3 thoughts on “Arrirang

  1. I believe the original songs comes from Gangwondo. Like you said, even in Gangwondo there is many regional versions.

  2. Right. Much more interesting.

    I like those jumbo-sized hats. Blows the ajumma hat outta the water!

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