Press Release

Book highlights life and career of music researcher Bảo – Life & Style – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

102-year-old musician Nguyễn Vĩnh Bảo, a researcher of tài tử music, a genre of traditional music unique to southern Việt Nam, introduces his book Nguyễn Vĩnh Bảo – Những Giai Điệu Cuộc Đời (Nguyễn Vĩnh Bảo – Melodies of Life) in Đồng Tháp Province. — Photo baodongthap.vn ĐỒNG THÁP — The Cửu Long (Mekong)…

Read More

Press Release

Checkable deposits see first decline since Q4, 2018 – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Checkable deposits saw the first quarter-on-quarter drop since the end of 2018. – Photo anninhthudo.vn HÀ NỘI — Checkable deposits saw a significant quarter-on-quarter decline as of the end of March, despite more payment accounts opened in the first three months of this year. Statistics of the State Bank of Việt Nam showed that checkable deposits at…

Read More

Press Release

VTV’s concert inspires young people to better themselves – Life & Style – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A-list singer Mỹ Linh will perform with young artists at the BetterMe concert on December 8 at Việt Nam National Television’s outdoor stage. Photo coutersy of VTV6 HÀ NỘI — A-lister Mỹ Linh and other emerging singers will perform at a concert entitled BetterMe on December 8. It will be hosted by Việt Nam Television’s…

Read More

Press Release

‘It’s more important than family’: the music scene keeping Bristol weird | Music

In the smoke-filled basement of Bristol’s Brunswick Club, the T-shirts are off for Giant Swan. The duo coax unearthly noise from a web of drum machines and guitar effects pedals; as Robin Stewart’s robotic howls and Harry Wright’s clattering beats resolve into techno, their audience of peers in Bristol’s music community disrobe from the sweat…

Read More

Press Release

Don’t Stop the Music: documentary-led campaign donates 7,000 instruments to schools | Music

Eleven-year-old Anastasia uses singing to calm down. The student at Perth’s Challis Community primary school – located in an area with high unemployment, high rates of violence and low income – suffers from Tourette syndrome. Worse, her mother has cancer. But Anastasia has a big voice and writes her own songs. “I’m living in a…

Read More

Press Release

Xẩm festival to give young artists a chance – Life & Style – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A xẩm band from Ninh Bình Province performs at the press conference on Thursday to announce the festival. — VNS Photo Quang Anh HÀ NỘI — Artists from across the country aged 7-70 will perform at the xẩm (blind wanderers’ music) festival from December 3-5 in the northern province of Ninh Bình. …

Read More

Press Release

Int’l Guitar Festival to open in HCM City – Life & Style – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Guitarists Mauricio Diaz of Mexico will perform at the 6th Saigon International Guitar Festival & Competition 2019 in HCM City’s Music Conservatory on November 6. — Photo courtesy of the festival’s organising board  HCM CITY — More than 60 Vietnamese and foreign guitarists will play at the 6th Saigon International Guitar Festival & Competition…

Read More

Press Release

Week-long celebration of Italian language, culture to take place – Life & Style – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Artist Luca Vullo will perform Italian gestures with music. — Photo courtesy of the artist HÀ NỘI — Seminars, film screenings and art performances will be held to celebrate the 19th Italian Language Week across the world. Artist Luca Vullo will perform Italian gestures with music on October 25 at Casa Italia, 18…

Read More