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Introducing Mr. Quan Hoang Ngo: VNCMF's Executive Director

Introducing Mr. Quan Hoang Ngo: VNCMF's Executive Director

Tuesday, 20-02-2018
People's Artist Ngo Hoang Quan was born into a musical family in Hanoi. He started studying the cello with his father, Professor and People’s Teacher Hoang Duong, before attending the Vietnam National Academy of Music under the guidance of Professor People's Artist Bui Gia Tuong. He graduated with honors in Cello...

"Musicians of the PSO in Vietnam" by John Moore

Friday, 11-11-2016
The country of Vietnam is experiencing an economic transformation and optimism infuses every aspect of life, including classical music. Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra violinist Zhan Shu, cellist Bronwyn Banerdt, and I were invited to participate in a two week musical and cross cultural journey in Vietnam this past...

"Vivaldi and Bach Triumph in HCMC" by B. Winterton (Saigon Times)

Friday, 11-11-2016
The Vietnam Connection Music Festival is in its second year, with three concerts in Hanoi and two in HCMC. Many stars and other celebrities are taking part, and the entire event is in the process of becoming one of Vietnam’s classical music high points. The HCMC leg opened on Sunday with an all-Vivaldi concert in...

"Classical Music Festival Honours Connections"

Wednesday, 09-11-2016
A conversation between VNCMF's Executive Director Dr. Bui Cong Duy and http://vietnamnews.vn/: As the festival’s organizer, do you bear any pressure? Like most of other art shows, finance is always our permanent concern. How to present a quality concert without increasing the ticket price is always a very big...
Introducing Dr. Duy Bui: VNCMF's Co-Artistic Director

Introducing Dr. Duy Bui: VNCMF's Co-Artistic Director

Wednesday, 09-11-2016
Acclaimed for his elegant, yet passionate and powerful performances, beautiful tone, and extraordinary technical execution, violinist Bui Cong Duy, winner of the First Prize and Gold Medal at the 3rd International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians (1997), is a young musician with a growing international...
Introducing Dr. Chuong Vu: VNCMF's Artistic Director

Introducing Dr. Chuong Vu: VNCMF's Artistic Director

Wednesday, 09-11-2016
Praised for his “exquisite playing” by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Yehudi Wyner, violinist Chuong Vu has performed as as a soloist, recitalist and chamber music collaborator in North and South America, Europe, and Asia with repertoire ranging from early baroque to modern music Mr. Vu has appeared as a...