Dr Sunhee Koo

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Senior Lecturer

Teaching | Current

ANTHRO 103 Musics of the World in Everyday Life

ANTHRO 202 Music and Identity in World Music Cultures

ANTHRO 301 Contemporary Research in Music and Culture

ANTRHO 329 Music of East Asia: Tradition, Modernity and Globalisation

ANTHRO 733 Research in Popular Music Culture

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Kim, J., & Koo, S. (2017). From father to son: 1.5- and second-generation Korean argentines and ethnic entrepreneurship in the argentine garment industry. The Review of Korean Studies, 20 (2), 175-201.
  • Koo, S. (2016). Silky or broken voice? Performing North Korean self-reliance singing in South Korea. Paper presented at ICTM Study Group Symposium “Music and Minorities”, Rennes, France. 4 July - 8 July 2016.
  • Koo, S. (2015). Instrumentalizing Tradition?: Three Kayagŭm Musicians in the People’s Republic of China and the Construction of Diasporic Korean Music. Asian Music, 46 (1), 78-109. 10.1353/amu.2015.0002
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/27945
  • Koo, S. H., & Oh, J. Workshop on Korean Drumming, 11/8/2014. , Kenneth Myers Theater, University of Auckland. Commissioning body: Academy of Korean Studies
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/28217
  • (2014). MORE THAN TWO KOREAS: CULTURAL INTERSECTION AND CHINESE KOREAN MUSICIANS IN CONTEMPORARY SOUTH KOREAN MUSIC SCENES. Yearbook for Traditional Music, 46, 1-21. 10.5921/yeartradmusi.46.2014.0001
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/27952
  • Koo, S. H. Bridging the Wind, 24/8/2013. Programme Notes, University of Auckland Music Theatre. Related URL.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/28218
  • Seungmi, S., Jin, C., Kyongsun, C., & Koo, S. H. (2013). Workshop on Traditional Korean Music and Instruments. Related URL.
  • Koo, S. (2013). SamulNori: Contemporary Korean Drumming and the Rebirth of Itinerant Performance Culture by Nathan Hesselink. Korean Studies, 37 (1), 250-253. 10.1353/ks.2013.0010

Contact details

Primary office location

Level 8, Room 817
New Zealand