Artisan, student share passion for folk music Videos

Artisan, student share passion for folk music

Over the years, the ‘dan bau’ (monochord) has been revamped by many generations of Vietnamese instrumentalists to feature not only in solo performances, but also as part of orchestras performing on do
International children to sing for green planet Society

International children to sing for green planet

Wearing their nations’ traditional costumes, children from eight countries will sing the song We Are The World at the International Children’s Festival 2018, which will be held in central Khanh Hoa province’s Nha Trang city from May 29 to June 3.
Students bring folk plays to campus life Videos

Students bring folk plays to campus life

Cheo used to be a popular form of theatre in Vietnam. In an effort to make cheo more popular among young people, a group of students have brought cheo plays to universities.
Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO Culture - Sports

Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO

Xoan singing, a folk music genre in Vietnam, has been removed from UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding and added to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Bai Choi singing wins UNESCO recognition Culture - Sports

Bai Choi singing wins UNESCO recognition

Bai Choi singing, a folk music genre practised in Vietnam’s central region, has been added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, according to the Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.