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Cellist Ngo Hoang Quan to perform in Hanoi

In Uncategorized on December 16, 2010 at 9:35 am

Vietnamese leading cellist Ngo Hoang Quan along with the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra will perform a symphony concert titled ‘A night of Drovak’ under the baton of Japanese conductor Tetsuji Honna at the Hanoi Opera House on December 16 and 17.

                       Cellist Ngo Hoang Quan

Music lovers will have a chance to hear compositions by Czech composer Antonín Leopold Dvořák.

Cellist Ngo Hoang Quan was born in 1956 into a musical family in Hanoi. He was introduced to the art of Violoncello at a very young age by his father, Professor Hoang Duong, the meritorious teacher of the Hanoi Conservatory of Music, formerly known as the Vietnam National Academy of Music.

After graduating with honors from the Hanoi Conservatory of Music in 1974, he went on to study at the Tchaikovsky Institute of Music in Moscow in 1976.

Since 1982 he has been the director and Cello soloist of the Vietnam National Symphony Orchestra with numerous brilliant performances to his credit around the world.

Tickets to the present show are available at Hanoi Opera House for VND150 000 (USD$7.5), 250 000, 350 000 and 450 000.

Source: SGGP

World Aikido masters to perform in Hanoi

In Uncategorized on November 19, 2010 at 2:01 pm

Popular foreign singer to perform in Vietnam

In Uncategorized on November 14, 2010 at 12:59 am

Irish pop star Ronan Keating to perform in Miss Earth 2010 pageant

In Uncategorized on November 12, 2010 at 7:53 am

German chorus to perform in Vietnam

In Uncategorized on November 6, 2010 at 9:49 pm

Vietnamese and Canadian rock singers to perform in Hanoi

In Uncategorized on November 6, 2010 at 1:19 pm

Japan’s leading symphony orchestras to perform in Vietnam

In Uncategorized on November 6, 2010 at 7:21 am

Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic to perform in Hanoi and HCMC

In Uncategorized on October 13, 2010 at 7:59 am

The 12 cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic, one of the worlds’s leading ensembles, will arrive in the country for performances at the Hanoi Opera House on July 10 and July 11 at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House.

            The 12 Celists of Berlin Philharmonic

Whether they play the classics, jazz, tango or avant-garde, listeners will likely be fascinated by the wide range of unique and intoxicating timbres that these twelve cellos can produce, and their mixture of seriousness and humor, of depth and lightness, appeals to audiences of all ages.

They accompany German presidents on official travels, and the emperor of Japanese welcomes them regularly. Their appearances in Hanoi and HCMC will be one of the highlights of “Germany in Vietnam 2010.”

Free tickets are available at Goethe-Institute of Hanoi, located at 56 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Ba Dinh District; and in HCMC at 335/4 Đien Bien Phu Street in District 3.

Source: SGGP

Int’l music talents perform in Vietnam

In Uncategorized on October 13, 2010 at 7:59 am

Conductor Seikyo Kim and violist Rina Matsuda, both very famous in Japan, are highly expected in Hanoi for their joint performances with the Vietnam Symphony Orchestra at the most deluxe Opera House on July 17-18.

                          Violist Rina Matsuda

Violist Rina Matsuda is to perform the Violin Concerto composed by P. I. Tchaikovsky of Russia, a favourite work of all leading violists in the world. She will also perform Symphony No. 3 by Austrian composer Anton Bruckne.

Rina Matsuda was born in Yokohama, Japan, in 1985, and began violin classes at 3 years old.

She graduated from solo training courses at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music and has continued higher education at the Nuerneberg Conservatoire, Germany, where she has received a certificate for performance granted by the German Government.

The Japanese violist has won a number of prestigious prizes both domestically and internationally.

Conductor Seikyo Kim was born in Osaka, Japan, and began playing piano at the age of three and violin at seven. He moved to the US at 14 and later on to Europe for education. The Japanese talent won the first prize at a contest for international young conductors in Lisbon, Spain, in July, 1996. His career saw a turning point in May, 1998 when he won the famous Nicolai Malko Competition for Young Conductors in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Source: SGGP

World famous group IL Divo to perform in Miss Vietnam Global 2010

In Uncategorized on July 28, 2010 at 11:18 am

The world famous operatic pop vocal group IL Divo will arrive in Vietnam to perform on the final night of the Miss Vietnam Global 2010 beauty pageant on August 21 at Vinpearl Land Resort in Nha Trang.

Il Divo (“divine male performer” in Italian) is a multinational musical band comprised of four male singers: Spanish baritone Carlos Marín, Swiss tenor Urs Bühler, American tenor David Miller and French pop singer Sébastien Izambard.

The group is produced by manager, executive and reality TV star Simon Cowell.

With a sound basic of classical music and sweet, luxurious voices that harmonize elegantly, the band has become popular throughout the world for their romantic songs performed in English, Italian, Spanish and French.

Their first single album, titled Il Divo and released in 2004, contains a Spanish version of Toni Braxton’s hit “Unbreak My Heart” (Regresa a Mí), which reached the top slot on both and, and was a number-one hit on the UK charts.

Il Divo was named the Most Multinational UK Group with a No.1 Album in the 2006 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records

The group performed the 2006 FIFA World Cup official song, “The Time of Our Lives,” with R&B singer Toni Braxton.

The finale of Miss Vietnam Global 2010 will be aired live on VTV3 and VTV4 channels.

Source: SGGP