Concert to mark Vietnam-Japan friendship

(VOV) - A Vietnam-Japan friendship concert featuring renowned artists of the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra (VNSO) under the baton of Japanese conductor Honna Tetsuji is set for the Hanoi Opera House on November 15.

The event, organized by the Japan-Vietnam Cultural Association (JVCA), aims to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Hanoi Liberation Day and the 55th anniversary of the establishment of the VNSO.

The concert will open with “Rhapsody Chim ưng” (Rhapsody Falcon) written by composer Dam Linh as a hello from Vietnam, performed by violinist Bui Cong Duy.

Additionally, audiences will have chance to listen to “Rhapsody for Orchestra” written by Japanese composer Yuzo Toyama and “Symphony No1 C Minor OP.68” written by German composer Johannes Brahms.