Family of ‘Xam’ artists uphold traditional folk art Videos

Family of ‘Xam’ artists uphold traditional folk art

Late artist Ha Thi Cau is remembered as an advocate for the Vietnamese folk singing genre ‘Xam’. Now that she has passed away, her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren continue to uphold the art form to fulfil her wish of nurturing and promoting ‘Xam’.
Xam singing preserved in Ha Nam province Culture - Sports

Xam singing preserved in Ha Nam province

Xam singing is a traditional art form of the Vietnamese people in the northern region. It is mostly practiced in public venues where people gather, such as wharves, markets and communal houses. Join us to find out more about how the art form is practiced in Ha Nam province.
Xam singing performance marks Cultural Day Videos

Xam singing performance marks Cultural Day

"Tu he duong den san khau" (From Street to Stage), a special programme of xam (blind buskers singing) performances has recently taken place in Hanoi to celebrate Viet Nam Cultural Heritage Day.