On the morning of March 21, 2014, Ho Chi Minh City Museum held a thematic activity “Introducing Ho Dong Thap” to introduce to students and students in the city the interesting and unique features of the city. of the Dong Thap dance. The main content of the symposium was the talk of Researcher – Composer Cao Van Ly – he was a former lecturer of ethnic music department of the City Conservatory of Music and also the person responsible for the project. research, collect, and restore Dong Thap tunes. Participating in the event were nearly 200 students and students from Tran Khai Nguyen High School, Ho Chi Minh City College of Culture and Arts and Saigon University’s Faculty of Culture and Tourism, and representatives of Baoviet Holdings. museums in the city as well as newspapers and television stations. The event took place in a very enthusiastic atmosphere.
Especially in the event, it is indispensable for performances to illustrate Dong Thap dances through the performance of artists and artisans from Dong Thap hometown such as: artist Cao Thi Thang with the work “Listen to” I sing Ly Tu Phung”, singer Anh Dao with the song “Hoa Kim Hong”…After the introductions of Musician Cao Van Ly, the artists’ illustrations gave listeners a genuine feeling. More about this tune is the depth, depth and melodiousness found only in Ho Dong Thap.
Some pictures of thematic activities: