Romanian Clavichordist to Perform in Ha Noi

Romanian clavichord performer Marius Mihalache will arrive in Viet Nam for a concert at the Ha Noi Opera House on December 2. Marius Mihalache Born in 1974 in Bucharest, Mihalache was introduced to music at the age of six and won several prizes by performing adaptations of masterpieces by Rachmaninov, Chopin, Mozart and Liszt. He is also the founder of a quartet including … [Read more...]

Foreign artists to indulge Vietnamese audiences

Marius Mihalache (Photo: VOV)The world's best clavichord player, Romanian Marius Mihalache, is to give a performance at the Hanoi Opera House on December 2 to celebrate the 89th National Day of Romania. Born into a musically-keen family in Bucharest in 1974, Marius Mihalache began playing the clavichord when he was six. While young, he won a lot of prizes for his performances … [Read more...]

World’s leading cembalo player to perform in Vietnam

A Romanian band with the world's leading cembalo player Marius Mihalache will perform at the Hanoi Opera House on December 2 to mark Romania's 89th National Day.Marius Mihalache will join Crina Matei (singer), Micu Baran (guitar bass), and Dragos Nihu (drum) to introduce the Romanian traditional folk music with the added influences of classical, pop and jazz music.   Marius … [Read more...]

Belarusian artists to perform in Ha Noi

The Belarusian folk-rock group will perform in the framework of Belarus Cultural Days. - Photo HA NOI (VNS) - Belarusian troupes will perform in the northern cities of Ha Noi and Hai Phong as part of Belarus Cultural Days, which will be held from November 2 to 7. Artistes from two troupes, the I Zhinovich National Academic People's Orchestra of Belarus and … [Read more...]

Cultural activities to celebrate Capital liberation day

(Cinet)- On the everning of October 10, various cultural activities were organised in localities in Hanoi in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Hanoi Capital liberation day. * A special TV programme titled Ha Noi: Belief and Hope linked up different venues around the city - Ly Thai To Garden by the side of Hoan Kiem Lake, Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature), … [Read more...]

Ha Noi glitters on Liberation Day

Street festival: Hundreds of professional and amateurs artists paraded around the Hoan Kiem Lake last night to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the capital city's Liberation Day. - VNA/VNS Photo Quy Trung HA NOI (VNS)- On October 10, 1954, the people of Ha Noi, with flags and flowers in hand, flooded the streets of the city to welcome triumphant Vietnamese soldiers. They … [Read more...]

Viet Nam to host int’l music festival

HA NOI (VNS) - Viet Nam will become the first Asian country to host the Asian-European New Music Festival which has been held every two years since 1993. "Viet Nam was the first Asian nation to host such an international event as a result of its great efforts to develop symphony music," said the chairman of the Viet Nam Composers' Association, musician Do Hong Quan. He … [Read more...]

Singer breathes new life into ca tru genre

Recital: Pham Thi Hue (middle) during a ca tru performance. - VNS Photos Truong Vi Pham Thi Hue fell in love with ca tru when she heard a recording at age 20. Now, she's fighting to preserve the songs. Nguyet Ha reports. Ca tru, or ceremonial singing, has had a lively season in Viet Nam following the recent national ca tru festival in Ha Noi City. Children's faces were seen … [Read more...]

Ha Noi becomes giant urban with 7 million people

Ha Noi hosted many attractive activities and exhibitions marking the 60th anniversary of Ha Noi's Liberation Day (10th October, 1954 and 10th October, 2014) with participation of crowded residents on October 4. A part of the activities is an exhibition on the social economic and cultural achievements over the 60th establishment and development of the capital, launched by Ha … [Read more...]

Viet Nam Tourism Awards 2013 honors leading tourism enterprises

(TITC) - On September 26, 2014, at the Ha Noi Opera House, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism organized a solemn ceremony to glorify the winners of Viet Nam Tourism Awards 2013. In attendance were Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan - Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam; Ms. Nguyen Thi Doan - Vice President of the Socialist Republic of … [Read more...]