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Local musicians take centre stage in Seattle

The band The Six Tones, including two Vietnamese traditional instrument players Nguyen Thanh Thuy, Ngo Tra My and Swedish guitarist Stefan Ostersjo, will join string players from the Seattle Symphony Orchestra in a concert later this month.
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Vietnam's classical music star in the making

Nguyen Do Anh Tuan, 23, graduated Summa Cum Laude from Berklee College of Music in the US. Continuing what has the makings of a sparkling career, he has just won the excellent conductor award in the Chorus Show " Viet Nam - Dat Nuoc Anh Hung " (Vietnam - The Heroic Country) held by the Ho Chi Minh Youth Federation and Ho Chi Minh City Television. He talks to Viet Nam News about his path to stardom.
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Concert to pay tribute to Wagner

The Goethe-Institut Hanoi hosts a concert on November 10 featuring the music of Richard Wagner, Franz Liszt and Richard Strauss. The event celebrates the 200th birthday of Richard Wagner.
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Musicians to play Thai king's songs

Renowned Thai and Vietnamese saxophonists will perform on August 5 at the HCM City Opera House to celebrate the 35th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries (August 6, 1976-2011).
Luxemburg artist to hit Hanoi Culture - Sports

Luxemburg artist to hit Hanoi

Luxembourg classical and modern jazz pianist, Francesco Tristano, will perform in Hanoi on June 23 to celebrate the birthday of Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg and the country's National Day.