Today: 15/12/2019 18:21:08 (GMT+7)
THE CENTRAL AGENCY OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF VIETNAM BAC GIANG PROVINCE THE VOICE OF THE PARTY, GOVERNMENT AND PEOPLE OF BAC GIANG PROVINCE

Programme honours traditional art forms of capital

Artists from Dong Kinh Co Nhac (Ancient Music Group of Tonkin), in collaboration with the Hanoi Old Quarter Cultural Exchange Centre, held a programme entitled ‘Music Story of Old Quarter' on October 19, aiming to preserve traditional cultural and art values as well as introduce residents and visitors to unique features of ancient music of Thang Long – Hanoi.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

The programme introduces audiences to different traditional art forms such as Cheo (traditional opera), Xam (blind busker's singing) and Ca tru (ceremonial singing).

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

Artists and instrumentalists sit on sedge mats to play instruments without any support devices. The simplicity brought traditional art forms closer to audiences.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

The history and development of traditional art forms were introduced before each performance.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

Thi Mau - one of the classic characters in Cheo art form.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

People's Artist Minh Gai performing a scerpt from the Tuong (classical drama) play 'Ho Nguyet Co hoa cao' (Ho Nguyet Co turns into a fox).

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

With their talents, the artists helped audiences feel the emotions of characters.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

People's Artist Manh Phong plays a clown - one of the familiar characters in Cheo art form.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

Graceful dance with paper fans and songs of Chau Van (Spiritual Singing) captivates the audiences.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

The joy of the artists as watching their colleagues’ performances.

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre

People's Artist Xuan Hoach instructing foreign children to play Vietnamese tradtional musical instruments.

Source: NDO 

Programme, traditional art forms, Hanoi capital, Dong Kinh Co Nhac, Ancient Music Group of Tonkin, Cultural Exchange Centre
 
New comment has just been added. Click here
Sort:NewBest News