First impression: Do You Like Brahms?

SBS's upcoming drama, Do You Like Brahams? Poster.

No. of episodes: 32
Genre: Music, Romance, Melodrama

Native title: 브람스를 좋아하세요?
Original network: SBS

This drama is set in a prestigious music school where talented students are gathered. Young and talented students chase after their dream and happiness but find themselves caught in between dream and reality.

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Chae Song Ah 039 S Love For Music And Her Violin Do You Like Brahms
Chae Song Ah’s love for music and her violin. Do You Like Brahms?

After four attempts, Chae Song Ah (Park Eun Bin) enter the university under the music school seven years senior compared to her batch peers. Graduating from a business major, now she is back in college majoring in violin. Even though she is not talented and rank bottom in the class, but she passionate about music and hard working.

Starting playing piano since 6 years old, Park Joon Young (Kim Min Jae) won countless competitions across the country and going to challenge himself on a bigger world stage.


Chae Song Ah start to know Joon Young better after she start her internship and during the team dinner, the team break the ice for them. Not wanting to scarifies on her practice time, she request to use the rehearsal room to practice after work hours.

Chae Song Ah And Park Joon Young In The Rehearsal Room Do You Like Brahms
Chae Song Ah and Park Joon Young in the rehearsal room. Do You Like Brahms?

Just nice, the room is where Joon Young use to practice piano. One thing led to another, Song Ah became the ‘manager’ for Joon Young and his friends.

Do you like Brahms?

Johannes Brahms was a German composer and pianist back in the Romantic period. He was in love with Clara Schumann but she married his best friend/ mentor Robert Schumann.

Joon Young Fetching Hyun Ho And Jung Kyung At The Airport Do You Like Brahms
Joon Young fetching Hyun Ho and Jung Kyung at the airport. Do you like Brahms?

The unrequited love became similar to Joon Young condition and that is why he rarely play pieces by Brahms. Instead, he plays Schumann’s music more. Joon Young likes Lee Jung Kyung (Park Ji Hyun) but she end up dating the other trio friend, a cellist, Han Hyun Ho (Kim Sung Chul).

Similar to Joon Young, Song Ah likes her mentor and best friend Yoon Dong Yoon (Lee Yoo Jin). Best friends with Dong Yoon and Kang Min Seong (Bae Da Bin), they will be caught in the confusion between relationship and friendship.

Unrequited Love Do You Like Brahms
Unrequited love, Do You Like Brahms?

For those who love classical music will definitely appreciate this drama. Not the most exciting drama, but it focus on each actor and their emotions clearly.

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