ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
A showcase of Vietnamese traditional music in Australia. The Festival Concert will be held at the Elder Hall, The University of Adelaide on Sunday 16th October 2016 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 pm. Highlights of the concert are:
Artists from Adelaide: Đăng-Thảo Nguyễn, Mộng Liên, Quốc Loan Lâm, Ros Hewton, Kim Trần, Tom Võ, Anh Chương ,Quốc Loan, Mỹ Dung, Chu Thy
Artists from Canberra: Thu Hiền Ngô, Trần Tấn Tài
Artists from Melbourne: Âu Cơ Dance Group, Đỗ Minh Dương
Artists from Sydney: Đăng Lan, Hoa Đăng Traditional Dance Group, Lê Phương, Phong Phú, Hoài Hương Nostalgia Group, Minh Hà
Geraldine Balcazar and Vietnamese musicians will recreate the Dance from Indochina which was originally performed in 1900 at the Paris World Exposition by the French ballerina Cléo de Mérode. Geraldine Balcazar's appearance is proudly sponsored by G & W Aust Pty Ltd.
Guihangtar: an international duo group with guitarist Le-Tuyen Nguyen (Australia) and percussionist Salil Sachdev (USA)
EVENT WEBSITE: https://festivalofvietmusic.blogspot.com.au/
TICKETS: Dang-Thao Nguyen 0432 933 957 | Ros Hewton 0431 023 600 | Elder Hall 45 minutes prior to concert (There are 2 giveaway tickets through Eventbrite)
EVENT IMAGE: Geraldine Balcazar and Vietnamese musicians performing Dance from Indochina at the World Festival of Vietnamese Traditional Music Sydney 2015. Photo courtesy of Mai San.
OFFICIAL DVD LAUNCH
The official DVD Beyond Tradition of the World Festival of Vietnamese Traditional Music Sydney 2015 will be launched at this year's Festival Concert.