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Vi-Giam singing becomes intangible cultural heritage of humanity

Vi-Giam singing becomes intangible cultural heritage of humanity

Vietnam’s Nghe Tinh Vi-Giam folk singing was officially recognised by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity at the 9th session of its Inter-governmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Paris on November 27.

Vi-Giam folk singing seeks UNESCO recognition

Vi-Giam folk singing seeks UNESCO recognition

(VOV) -Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Dang Thi Bich Lien is leading a Vietnamese delegation seeking UNESCO recognition for Vi-Giam folk singing at a conference in Paris.

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.

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.

Chau Van singing festival preserves traditional ritual

Chau Van singing festival preserves traditional ritual

(VOV) -Hundreds of amateur artists participated in the second annual Chau Van Singing Festival, organised by the Vietnam Cultural Heritage Association in the northern province of Bac Giang on April 19.

Vietnamese, Korean artists stage folk singing

Vietnamese, Korean artists stage folk singing

Artists from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea brought to the stage Chau Van (spiritual singing) and Saenam Gut performances, their own national intangible cultural heritages, in the northern province of Nam Dinh on December 18.

Folk singing festival highlights traditional culture

Folk singing festival highlights traditional culture

The third national festival of Then singing and Tinh zither performances opened in the northern province of Bac Kan on August 24 as part of various cultural activities celebrating major national events and the 60th anniversary of Bac Kan’s Liberation Day.