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Vietnam, Germany boost cultural exchange

Vietnam, Germany boost cultural exchange

VOV.VN- More than 400 archaeological treasures from Vietnam on display at 3 exhibitions in Germany and a concert blending Vietnamese folk music and German romantic verses exemplify the cultural exchange between Vietnam and Germany in recent years.

Folk music of the Pa Ko

Folk music of the Pa Ko

VOV.VN - The Pa Ko ethnic minority group has diverse cultural value which reflects in their folk songs and dances.

Neang Kunh Thia - a passionate artist

Neang Kunh Thia - a passionate artist

VOV.VN - Neang Kunh Thia of An Giang province is known for her devotion to local music and art. Kunh Thia choreographs, stages, and performs musical theatre and Cham Rieng Cha Pay, a traditional folk music of the Khmer.

Story telling in folk music enthrals audiences

Story telling in folk music enthrals audiences

Outstanding performances of folk music that used to be played at the communual houses have helped music lovers experience the unique cultural atmosphere of villages in northern Vietnam.

Bavaria’s LaBrassBanda live in HCM City on Jan.11

Bavaria’s LaBrassBanda live in HCM City on Jan.11

VOV.VN - Back in 2007, the incredible band – LaBrassBanda – with its now trademark mixture of Bavarian folk, ska punk, techno, reggae and brass music were little known only to a relatively few insiders.

Folk music of the K’ho

Folk music of the K’ho

VOV.VN - The K’ho has a treasury of folk music that include a variety of musical instruments: gongs, Sogor drums, and instruments fashioned from gourds or bamboo.

Stamps celebrate Southern folk music

Stamps celebrate Southern folk music

A set of stamps featuring 'don ca tai tu', a genre of amateur folk music from southern Vietnam recognised by UNESCO as part of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humankind, was recently issued by the Ministry of Information and Communications.

Folk music festival in Kien Giang

Folk music festival in Kien Giang

VOV.VN - A folk music festival featuring artists from across the country is underway in Rach Gia city, the Mekong delta province of Kien Giang.

Vietnamese culture introduced in Ireland

Vietnamese culture introduced in Ireland

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Vietnamese Embassy in the UK and Ireland have jointly held a programme in Ireland’s capital of Dublin to introduce Vietnamese culture to Irish people.

10th Hue Festival slated for April 2018

10th Hue Festival slated for April 2018

The 10th Hue Festival, held by the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, will take place in April 2018, the provincial People’s Committee announced on September 1.

Traditional music livens up Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Traditional music livens up Hanoi’s Old Quarter

VOV.VN - At the weekend, some streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter are full of the sights and sounds of folk performances, attracting large crowds of visitors. These street shows contribute to promoting Vietnam’s traditional culture.