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TeRra Han Launching Asian Music Magazine TeRraâ„¢

November 27, 2017 | By Ken Sakamoto

World Premiere Asian Arts & Style Magazine

Covers from the Indochina peninsula, the Middle East and Northeast Asia to Japan

Asian traditional music, arts, culture and style, contemporary and pop culture


TeRra™ Magazine, Preliminary Issue No.1. March 30th, 2017


TeRra Han, Korean kayageum virtuoso launches an Asian Arts & Style magazine, TeRra™ Magazine in New York ( TeRra™ Magazine  has started an online operation first in Tokyo since February this year. TeRra™ Magazine  is a monthly magazine every 30th, and published simultaneously in both digital and paper versions on the magazine website and, Apple ibooks.The primary 1st issue will be published on Nov.30th Thursday this week.

Targeting the trendy Millennium generation, TeRra™ Magazine based in Northeast Asia and covers traditional and contemporary arts and pop cultures from the Indochina peninsula to the Middle East and Northeast Asia to Japan.


Graphic Purview of TeRra™ Magazine 

India, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Sri Lanka, Thailand,Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines,Singapore,Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong, China, Korea and Japan.


Ms. Han announced that she determined to launch a magazine based on her experience in the international stage as a kayageum virtuoso, realizing that there is few channels  for transmission and communication of well-designed quality’s information of Asian arts, compared to global interest and demand for Asia. Ms. Han has also been known as a journalist of her college, SNU Journal (premier university of Asia) and a member of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) of USA. TeRra™ Magazine had opened 2016 a Facebook group 'New York, Asian Classical Musicians Network by TeRra' before launched online magazine in advance. 

TeRra Han is well-known for music prodigy, she started music at the age of 4 with piano and Korean kayageum at the age of 6. Ms. Han became the first kayageum musician of the Rockefeller fund, Asian Cultural Council in the United States, and the heroin of the youngest Carnegie hall debut recital in New York as a Korean traditional musician. She has studied Asian traditional music at leading universities and institutes in Asia such as acquisition of Bachelor and Master at Seoul National University,  and researcher at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music and Chinese Central Music Academy. She has ever researched and presented of Asian Zither at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in United States.

In April of 2016, TeRra Han was admitted as a voting member of The Grammy Awards of Recording Academy of USA  as few Asian musicians rarely. She has published more than 10 solo albums, including her own compositions and traditional music covering wide range of various Asian countries music such as Korean, Chinese, and Japanese.


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