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Website for second “Don Ca Tai Tu” festival launched

Website for second "Don Ca Tai Tu" festival launched

Activities and information related to “Don Ca Tai Tu”, the musical art that UNESCO recognised as an intangible cultural heritage in 2013, will be available at http://doncataitu.vn launched in the southern province of Binh Duong on December 22.

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.

‘Colours of a Spring Garden’ festival ready to roll

‘Colours of a Spring Garden’ festival ready to roll

VOV.VN - Can Tho, renowned for its friendly people, interesting floating markets, beautiful Buddhist pagodas, as well as delicious cuisine will once again hold its annual ‘Sac xuan miet vuon’ (Colours of a Spring Garden) festival to usher in the new year.

Things to do in western region

Things to do in western region

(VOV) - In western Vietnam the landscapes are vast and beautiful and there are a great variety of fascinating adventures to enjoy.

Ho Chi Minh City preserves southern folk singing

Ho Chi Minh City preserves southern folk singing

(VOV) - Don ca tai tu – southern folk music - was recognized as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 2013. Since then, Ho Chi Minh City has been organizing activities to preserve and promote this art form.

Southern Don Ca Tai Tu Festival kicks off

Southern Don Ca Tai Tu Festival kicks off

The 2015 Southern Don Ca Tai Tu (traditional musical art form of the south) Festival, competing for Golden Lotus Awards, opened at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on July 11.

Amateur singing on Tho Chu island

Amateur singing on Tho Chu island

(VOV) - Since ancient times, Don ca tai tu or Amateur singing in southern Vietnam has been rooted in the cultural and spiritual life of the southern people.

Proposal seeks UNESCO title for Bai choi singing

Proposal seeks UNESCO title for Bai choi singing

Bai choi singing in the central provinces of Binh Dinh, Phu Yen and Quang Nam was listed as a national intangible cultural heritage in late August, a move expected to facilitate the application for recognition of the folk singing as a UNESCO intangible cultural heritage in 2016.

Bac Lieu conference seeks to boost tourism

A conference promoting investment and tourism development cooperation was held in the southern province of Bac Lieu on April 26, attracting over 400 participants from many provinces and travel agencies throughout the country.

First “Don ca tai tu” festival kicks off

First "Don ca tai tu" festival kicks off

The first national festival of “Don ca tai tu”, the musical art that UNESCO has recognised as intangible cultural heritage, officially opened in the southern province of Bac Lieu on April 24 with the participations of artists from 21 provinces and cities in the region.

Bac Lieu to host southern opera festival

Bac Lieu to host southern opera festival

The Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu will host a national festival featuring the UNESCO-recognised performing art of Don ca tai tu from April 20 to 25.