Cities host Spanish concert, charity music-fashion show

A concert featuring Spanish romantic and traditional music is to take place at the Hanoi Opera House on December 17.

    Hanoi Philharmonic Orchestra

The show, held by the Spanish Embassy in Vietnam, will feature works by Manuel de Falla, La Romanza de Zarzuela and Ruperto Chapí performed by the Hanoi Philharmonic Orchestra under Spanish conductor Carlos Cuesta.

Free tickets are available at the Spanish Embassy in Hanoi on the 15th floor of the Daeha Business Center, 360 Kim Ma Street, Ba Dinh District.

In addition, a charity music and fashion show organized by FLAUNT & Music Faces will be held at The Hi-fi, at 38 Nguyen Hue Street in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City on December 17.

Popular singers will take the stage including Le Hieu, Phuong Vy, Pham Anh Khoa, the White Noise band and more. Leading models Vu Ha Hanh, Thai Ha, Kim Minh, and Ngoc Quyen will also attend along with Minh Thu, the first runner-up of the Miss Vietnam 2008 Pageant; and Nguyen Ngoc Lan Huong who was named the fourth runner-up in the Miss Model of The World 2009 beauty contest in China this November.

All proceeds from the HCM City event will be donated to the Heartbeat Vietnam Fund to help poor sick children receive free heart surgery.

Tickets are VND200,000-250,000 (US$10-13) each.

Sources: Tuoi Tre, Thanh Nien – Translated by Kim Khanh

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