The television series entitled Heartstrings is centered on the experiences of a group of university students in their love life, friendships as well as their goals in life and all the challenges they faced along the way as they worked hard towards achieving their goals.
The two main characters in the series included Jung Yong starring as Lee Shin and Park Shin starring as Lee Gyun.
Lee Shin was a music student at the university. He specialized in studying western music which he was very passionate about. He was also talented in playing music instruments like the guitar, piano and had a very good voice in singing reason why he was the lead singer in his band. He was a handsome guy and was also known for being very arrogant sometimes. His love for music could not be underestimated since that was one of the things he enjoyed doing best. His physical appearances made him look like an unfriendly and antisocial guy whereas he was a very nice person. He admired one of his teachers so much so that he thought he had some feelings for her. However he later on met a lady Lee Gyun whom he loved so much.
The other student Lee Gyun is a cheerful and intelligent lady who was also known for being very easy going. She was also studying music as well but specialized in Traditional Korean Music. She was talented in playing a musical instrument known as the gayageum. She learned how to play this instrument from her grandfather who was the lead musicians in their area. Due to her passion for music she accompanied her mates one day to a music concert where she saw Lee Shin and was immediately attracted to him.
The two got together and became very good friends they realized they had feelings for each other and started a relationship..
The series which comprised 17 episodes was directed by Pyo Min Soo and it aired on the MBC.
Heartstrings Full Episode Guide:
Season 1 (45 full episodes)
Episode 15 - Let Your Dreams Fly
First Aired: August 18, 2011
Episode 14 - Smile, You
First Aired: August 17, 2011
Episode 13 - Fly High
First Aired: August 11, 2011
Episode 12 - Don't Cry
First Aired: August 10, 2011
- Episode 11 - At That Place, at That Time
- Episode 10 - Slowly to You
- Episode 9 - Romance Expressway
- Episode 8 - Sweet Crybaby
- Episode 7 - Like This... Will Be Forgotten
- Episode 6 - With the Thought That It Must Be For...
- Episode 5 - Confession
- Episode 4 - Towards Tomorrow
- Episode 3 - Champion
- Episode 2 - That Is My World
- Episode 1 - An Unexpected Meeting With You