Phương is a phenomenon of Vietnamese music industry in the 20th century and his legacy of 200 romantic songs have won Vietnamese people’s hearts the world over.
Vietnamese-American singer Quang Lê will stage a solo performance at the outdoor Trống Đồng Music Stage in HCM City this weekend.
A concert showcasing music composed by Vietnamese-American Lam Phương will be held at IDECAF in HCM City next week.
Historical plays staged by cải lương (reformed opera) artists are fueling love for the country and a new patriotic fervour among young and old audiences alike.
Tourism in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta region has enjoyed a boost in tourist arrivals and revenue in the first two months of the year.
With the new year season coming around, cải lương (reformed opera) performers in HCM City are releasing new and catchy music videos after a long slog in the studio.
The newly released book Thuyền Không Bến Đỗ (A Ship without a Destination) features Vietnamese-American musician Lam Phuong’s 110 works, mostly romantic songs written in the 1960s and 70s.
Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam has said that already popular songs that have no words against traditional culture values and no violation against national benefits should not need any permission to be performed, regardless of when and where they were composed.
Cần Thơ Province’s Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism has collaborated with the Trade and Investment Promotion Centre to open a Southern Food Flea Market in Cần Thơ City in the future.