The Culture newspaper will host an art show commemorating President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday (May 19, 1890 - 2019) at Hanoi’s Opera House on May 19.
The show is the third of its kind.
Titled Quà Tháng 5 Dâng Người (May Gift to President Ho), the show will be directed by Meritorious Artist Quoc Hung, director of Vocal Faculty, Viet Nam National Music Academy.
“A new feature of this year’s show is that it will gather leading pop singers from the north like Trong Tan, Tan Nhan, Anh Tho, Meritorious Artist Quoc Hung, Meritorious Artist Dang Duong,
Meritorious Artist Phuong Thao, the children’s choir from Thien Phuc Club, the choir from the academy, and the Camelia Dancing Troup,” Hung said.
He also said that the selected songs will be suitable to singer Trong Tan with songs Bên Lăng Bác Hồ (Standing next to President Ho’s Mausoleum) and Người Về Thăm Quê (Visiting Homeland); Tan Nhan with Lời Ca Dâng Bác (Songs Dedicating President Ho) and Miền Trung Nhớ Bác (Central Region Remembers President Ho).
Chu Thu Hang, editor-in-chief of the newspaper, said it is an honour for the newspaper to host the show every birthday of President Ho.
The show is expected to offer deep feelings dedicated to the late president, she said.
The show will start at 8pm, May 19, at the Opera House, 1 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi.