Piano-Flute duet concert in HCMC

Piano-Flute duet concert in HCMC

The Duo, Luu Duc Anh and Nguyen Ly Huong who are both soloist musicians will work together to give their performance at French Culture Center L’Espace in Hanoi on December 9.
Xoan singing has been added to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. (Source:VNA)

Xoan singing has been saved: UNESCO

Xoan singing, a folk music genre in Vietnam’s northern midland province of Phu Tho, 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 is often seen at local spring festivals and resembles a game, using playing cards and village huts. (Source: VNA)

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.
Hanoi gives glimpse of Korean ceramics

Hanoi gives glimpse of Korean ceramics

The exhibition of South Korean Ceramics opened in Hanoi on December 6, marking the 25th Anniversary of the Vietnam – South Korea diplomatic relations establishment.
Icebreaker Snow and The Lost City cover (Snow series part 3)

Book launched to mark Finland's 100th anniversary

The Ho Chi Minh City Culture–Literature And Arts Publishing House in cooperation with Saigon Book Publisher released Icebreaker Snow -book series by Finnish writer Teemu Leppälä.
Xoan singing comes from Phu Tho province.  (Photo: VNA)

Vietnamese folk singing genres seek UNESCO recognition

Xoan singing and Bai choi singing, two forms of Vietnamese folk music, are among 35 cultural heritages applying to be added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
A portrait of a girl is painted on the wall of a house in Tam Thanh village in Quang Nam (Photo: VNA)

Quang Nam province to host Korean festival

The central province of Quang Nam’s first-ever Korean Day Festival and Korean Film Week will take place from December 11 to 17 in Tam Ky city to mark the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK).