Dong Xam silver craft village

Dong Xam silver craft village

(VOVworld)- Dong Xam is a famous silver carving craft village in Thai Binh province. The village also embraces a rich cultural tradition.
Concert of traditional Vietnamese music

Concert of traditional Vietnamese music

(VOVworld)- A recent concert featuring folk tunes of Vietnam's three regions in Hanoi attracted artists and singers from across the country. The concert introduced the uniqueness and charm of traditional...
Street singing revived in Hanoi

Street singing revived in Hanoi

(VOVworld) - A performance of Xam, the music of blind street performers in northern Vietnam in the early 20th century, took place at the Hanoi Opera House on Tuesday
Preservation of Xam folk singing

Preservation of Xam folk singing

(VOVworld) – The Hanoi Writers’ Association and Ha Thanh Xam singing club held an art exchange about Hanoi’s Xam singing on Monday in Hanoi.
Xam maestro Ha Thi Cau dies

Xam maestro Ha Thi Cau dies

(VOVworld) – Xam maestro Ha Thi Cau, who is considered a treasure of Vietnamese folk singing, passed away at the ripe age of 92. During her long life, Mrs. Cau reflected all...
"Xam tau dien"- street art of Hanoi

"Xam tau dien"- street art of Hanoi

(VOVworld)- Xam singing known as streetcar singing appeared in the north of Vietnam long ago. In Hanoi, there’s a unique style of Xam singing, called Xam tau dien, which was performed on trams or streetcars by  mostly...