The Mekong Delta province of Long An on February 15 and 16 held a festival for “Don ca tai tu”, a musical art in southern Vietnam that has officially become a recognised UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has stated that preservation of traditional music forms assumes greater importance as the country deepens its international integration.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has selected 10 outstanding events in 2013 as follows:
(VOV) - The first Don ca tai tu (amateur singing) festival is to be held in Bac Lieu city from April 20-24, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
The Mekong delta province of Tra Vinh launched a “don ca tai tu” (amateur singing) festival for local people on December 23-24 to honour the art, which was recognised as a piece of the world’s intangible cultural heritage.
The art of Don Ca Tai Tu's music and songs in southern Vietnam has officially become a recognised UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.