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Young flautist stirs passion for traditional musicicon

Young flautist stirs passion for traditional music

Traditional music is facing a decline since imported foreign sounds, right through from rock to hip-hop, are becoming ever more popular, but one man is slowly trying to reverse the trend.

 
Famous cai luong play from the 1980s to be restaged for Teticon

Famous cai luong play from the 1980s to be restaged for Tet

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
28/01/2021

Meritorious Artist and cai luong star Phuong Loan and her colleagues from the HCM City-based Tran Huu Trang Cai Luong Theatre will stage a famous play from the 1980s by the late playwright and poet Luu Quang Vu of Hanoi. 

Cai luong star to release videos on YouTubeicon

Cai luong star to release videos on YouTube

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
15/01/2021

Binh Tinh, a talented theatre actress of HCM City, will release two videos featuring cai luong (reformed opera) on YouTube this week. 

Vietnamese traditional and contemporary music nighticon

Vietnamese traditional and contemporary music night

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
08/01/2021

Đông Kinh Cổ Nhạc (Ancient Music Group of Tonkin) will team up together with Hanoi New Music Ensemble to present a traditional and contemporary music night tomorrow at L’Espace.

Young artist destigmatizing folk singing with modern beatsicon

Young artist destigmatizing folk singing with modern beats

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
11/12/2020

Young singer Ha Myo has launched a unique music video combining traditional folk melodies of Xam singing and modern tunes between rap and electronic dance music genres. Let’s take a look!

Five localities host national traditional music festivalicon

Five localities host national traditional music festival

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
27/09/2020

Ten HCM City art troupes are performing at the National Traditional Musical Instrumentalist and Ensembles Festival 2020.

Rekindling and reimagining a musical artformicon

Rekindling and reimagining a musical artform

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
15/07/2020

Musician Nguyen Quang Long is well-known for his devotion in reviving xam (blind busker’s singing). Actually, he’s also a researcher of various types of traditional performing arts.

Fighting against virus with traditional musicicon

Fighting against virus with traditional music

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
30/03/2020

After many modern tunes have encouraged citizens to help stop the COVID-19 pandemic, now it is the turn of traditional Vietnamese music. 

Vietnam’s culture boosted in Lyonicon

Vietnam’s culture boosted in Lyon

VIETNAM & WORLD
08/07/2019

The first Vietnam Festival was organised in Lyon, France on July 6-7, entertaining visitors with traditional music, lion dances and ao dai (long dress) performances.

New state-owned troupe offers water puppet showsicon

New state-owned troupe offers water puppet shows

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
30/05/2019

The Đất Võ Water Puppet Troupe of Quy Nhon City, Bình Định Province is offering performances of new, quality shows for people living in remote or rural areas who have limited entertainment choices.