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  • ALES Music has been playing a leading role in music business since founded in 1990 in Korea, while distributing topnotch independent labels. (ALES means "wings" in Latin)
    ALES Music has been expanding wide range of musical boundaries and markets with unsurpassed passion and expertise to introduce all kinds of interesting and inspiring music of the world.
  • With more than 19 years¡¯ experiences, our experts in each musical genre have successfully introduced more than 200 inde-labels into Korean market, ranging from pop, new age, jazz, and world music to classical music. Our staffs have wide range of experiences from recorded music business to journalism.
    The business expertise of ALES Music is not confined to independent labels.  Global majors as Universal, Sony, BMG and Warner Music have distributed by Ales for years under exclusive arrangement with their Korean subsidiaries exploring every territory of their rich catalogues.
  • ALES expanded further by launching ALES Digital Media Department as its branch specializing in Digital Distribution. We have been preparing for music business forefront Korean digital music market. Leveraging our already solid physical distribution capability, we are setting up a specialty online music shop as well as the music database geared for digital delivery of music.
  • We assure you that ALES Music will always be your most capable and reliable partner in Korea.
  • 19 years experience in Korean market with music expertise and enthusiasm
  • Wide range of business networks on music business field & digital media
  • Ready to promote artist & label in Korea with one stop total marketing system; Records- Digital-Publishing -Concert

  • Classical: 2L, Aeon, Ages, AGPL, Alpha, Alphee, Ameson, Amon Ra, Anemos, Arbiter, Arcana, Arion, Ar Re Se, Atma, Attacca, Audiomax, Avanti, AVI, BBC Legends, Biddulph, BMS, Bravissimo, La Bottega Discantica, Cobra Records, Col Legno, Collegium, Crystal Classics, Crystal Records, Cybele, Da Capo, Doron, EarlyMusic.com, ed.RZ, EPR classics, Etcetera, Eufoda, Frame, Fuga Libera, Globe, Gramola, Halle, Hortus, Hungaroton, Ivory, Kairos, Karonte, LAWO, Lira d'Arco, Live Classics, Lodia, Lyrita, Marcophon, MBF, Medici Masters, Mode, Musique n Wallonie, NBE, Nimbus, Naim, Neos, OPMC, Opus Millesime, Orange Mountain Music, Pentatone, Phaedra, Phi, PhilHarmonie, Piano21, Pierre Verany, Pneuma, Quartz, Ramee, Red Priest, RFP, RCO, Ricercar, ROH, Saphir, Scribendum, Simax, Solal, Solo voce, Solstice, Stone Records, Tacet, Tahra, Tudor, Tuxedo, Wergo, Zenon, Zig Zag Territoires ...  
  • Jazz: Naim Audio, Storyville, 55 Records, In+Out, Mack Avenue, Hot Club, Curling Legs, Cristal, Nocturne, Karonte, Outnote, Jazz Werk Statt ...
  • World: Arion, Biscoito Fino, Topic, Last Call, PlayaSound, Discmedi, Nuevos Medios, Termidor, Piranha, Network Medien, Tumi, Navras, Smithsonian Folkways, Canyon, FM Records, World Connection, Nimbus ...
  • Pop: P.I.A.S, Musea, Nocturne, Acuarela, Elefant, Difference, SPV, Clubstar, Cooking Vinyl, Union Square, Vital, Passion Music, Real Time, Traffic, Matador, Vanguard, Secretly Canadian, Rhyme Sayers, Militia, Pickup, Runt, Sonhos & sons, Passion Music, XIII Bis ...
  • New Age: New World Music, Real Music, New Earth, Silver Wave, Heart of Space, Paradise Music, Vox Terrae ...

Chief Visionary

Yun, Seok-Jin

  Vice President

Park, Moon-Seon

Classical music


Label Manager

Kim, Yeongho

Int'l Pops, World & Jazz


  • Ales Music Co., Ltd.
  • 3F Shinwon Bldg, 124-3 Nonhyeon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 135-822 Korea
  • Tel: 82-(0)2-701-7272 _ Fax: 82-(0)2-701-7145