|Trọng Tấn (left) and Anh Thơ will perform at the concert dedicated for flood victims in their hometown. Photo laodong.com|
HÀ NỘI – Various singers and artists will perform at a special concert to raise funds for flood victims in the north-central province of Thanh Hóa.
Titled The Return and initiated by the Thanh Hóa Young Artists Association, it will be held on Saturday in Hà Nội.
Singer Lê Anh Dũng said all proceeds from ticket sales will be donated for the people in Quan Sơn and Mường Lát districts, Thanh Hóa Province. They suffered serious devastation from storm Wipha early last month.
“The storm devastated the northern and central region of the country, Thanh Hóa had the most fatalities with three deaths and 13 missing people, many properties were wiped out, remote Quan Sơn District was isolated in many days,” said Dũng.
“I come from Thanh Hóa Province originally and I want to give a helping hand.”
The artists performing at the programme include Meritorious Artists Khánh Hoà, Minh Lương and Lương Huy; singers Trọng Tấn, Anh Thơ, Hồ Quang Tám and Lê Anh Dũng. They will perform songs about the national revolution, patriotism and love.
The show also gets various instrumentalists involved such as drummer Giang Linh, guitarist Văn Việt, đàn tranh (16-string zither) player Phương Hoa, bamboo flute player Hữu Tuấn and saxophonists Hoàng Tùng and Duy Mạnh.
The concert will take place at 8pm at the Culture Friendship Palace, 91 Trần Hưng Đạo Street, Hà Nội. — VNS