National Music Festival opens in Central Highlands province of Dak Lak

Friday, 20/05/2022 15:56
Vietnam Musicians' Association has coordinated with the Central Highlands Dak Lak provincial People's Committee to organize the first National Music Festival of 2022 from May 19 to 20 in Buon Ma Thuot City to mark the 132nd anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh's birthday (May 19, 1890-2022).

A performance at the festival (Souce:

The festival drew participation of functional industries, the Associations of Literature and Arts, music associations and groups of musicians and artists from 20 provinces and cities across the country including from : Dak Nong, Gia Lai, Kon Tum, Lam Dong, Da Nang, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, Khanh Hoa, Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan, Quang Ninh, Bac Ninh, Vinh Phuc, Phu Tho, Son La, Nam Dinh, Thua Thien Hue and Dak Lak.

The groups of musicians and artists have brought to the festival 52 works covering various genres of songs, concert s, as well as solos of national and foreign musical instruments.

The performances praised the Party, Uncle Ho, the Fatherland and Vietnam's seas and islands; achievements in the movement of building a new countryside in our country today. Of which, many works have been influenced by the folk music from different regions, especially the folk music of ethnic groups in the Central Highlands.

On this occasion, a seminar on Central Highlands folk music in today's musical life was also held to find ways to create musical works honouring the unique identity of the folk music, and the traditions of Central Highlands ethnic groups.

The festival runs until May 20, 2022./.