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《CD》2013 HEWIG and The Angry Inch (Mr. Cho Seung Woo Version)

After having the "Jekyll & Hyde" CD (, I became to want to have this musical sound track CD, so I bought it through a purchase agency.

* Regarding the musical of "HEWIG and The Angry Inch":

* Recording of this CD:

When compared with the "Jekyll & Hyde" CD above, I take the liberty of writing this, I think singing of Mr. Cho Seung Woo has improved in this CD, though kinds of music differs between "Jekyll & Hyde" and "HEWIG and The Angry Inch", of course.

When I go to bed, I had been listening the "Jekyll & Hyde" CD before, but these music are very serious, so I was not able to sleep soon. However, music from "HEWIG and The Angry Inch" are easygoing, so I can go into my dreams soon with Mr. Cho Seung Woo's singing....

He is singing these songs in a precise manner with detailed and rich expressions, so these Rock music he sang are beautiful, not just loud.

My most favorite song in this CD is "Wig in a Box".
After this word; "OK, EVERYBODY", there are a chorus part. It is around last part of the recording scene above. I imagine this part was sung by audiences in musicals, and if so, I wanted to sing it together in a musical...

In the sleeve, there are many pictures of musical scenes, and I was surprised at a nude picture of Mr. Cho Seung Woo's upper body and back shot.
Imaging from this picture, was he nude on the stages???!!!
Somehow I can imagine it from the musical story....

As an aside, there are some his back shot nude scenes in his movies. When I saw it first, I was so much astonished by it, but recently, I am accustomed to it....

The related Japanese article.


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Sparkling Singing Voice of South Korean Actor; Mr. CHO SEUNG WOO

Mr. CHO SEUNG WOO's profile.

I knew him through a South Korean TV drama; Horse Doctor.
It had been broadcasted by the Japanese state-run broadcast (NHK) for one year from July 2013 to 2014.
(This drama is planned to be broadcasted by NHK again from the end of September 2014.)
*We can see various scenes through the MBC homepage (
I looked forward to seeing this drama every Sunday very much, and became a fan of him; Mr. CHO SEUNG WOO.
So, I browsed his information on the Web and found the following his fantastic voices.

I saw some movies he acted ever too, and I think he is an excellent actor, but we may not be able to enjoy all his talents by only his acting without singing......

The following voices are current my most favorites, though I can not understand the lyrics.

1. This Is The Moment - Jekyll And Hyde…

[CD] "Scheherazade" Tomomi Nishimoto conducting the Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Scheherazade, Op.35
LISZT: Les Preludes
LISZT: Der Tanz in Dorfschenke, "Mephisto Waltz No.1"

Conductor: Tomomi Nishimoto
The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra

Regarding "Scheherazade", I would like to hear "live" this performance so much. It is very much lyric and I can feel various wonderful colours hearing this piece. (We can see such colours hearing music conducted by maestro Tomomi almost always.) I think it is very high quality and beautiful performance.

It is very hot in Tokyo now, but while I hear this music in this CD, it brings to my mind scenes at sea and I can feel coolness.....

I like the theme of "Scheherazade" played by the leader so much. It is very elegant indeed.

Actually, I did not like this tune so much before, but after I heard this CD, I am very interested in it now.

I also like "Les Preludes" in this CD so much. It is very impressive. This tun…

Mr. Cho Seung-Woo's Audio Book "The Stars"

I have been able to have this audio book through an auction, and I listen this every night recently.
I can not understand the Korean language, but Mr. Cho Seung-Woo's very soft voice bring relief for me very much. So I can relax and sleep very well. It is very good for my health.

* Added on January 28, 2017.
I was able to read the Japanese translation of this story, and describe the scenes in my mind. I think Mr. Cho Seung-Woo is very fit for the main character of this story...

His pictures on the poster and post cards enclosed are very young and so much pretty!

Also, the background music bring relief for me along the reading.

Here is a motion picture of his promotion for this audio book.

* About Mr. Cho Seung-Woo

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