Ede gong performances adapt to modern life

Ede gong performances adapt to modern life

(VOVWORLD) - As their lifestyle and customs have changed, the Ede people of Dak Lak province have changed the way they play their gongs. They have breathed new life into traditional...
Festival honors Central Highlands’ gong culture

Festival honors Central Highlands’ gong culture

(VOVWORLD) - The 2018 Gong Cultural Festival took place last weekend in Gia Lai province to honor and promote the unique cultural space of the Central Highlands gongs, an intangible cultural heritage...
Gong performance promoted in M’Duk

Gong performance promoted in M’Duk

(VOVWORLD) - Teenagers in M’Duk hamlet in Buon Ma Thuot City are encouraged to learn and perform their traditional musical instrument: the gong. This is part of the...
Typical musical instruments of the Bana

Typical musical instruments of the Bana

(VOVworld) – Living close to nature, the Bana have made many musical instruments from available materials like stone, wood, bamboo, rattan, leaves, and dried gourds. The hand-made musical instruments have...
The guardian of Ba Na culture

The guardian of Ba Na culture

(VOVworld) – When the spring comes, Ba Na ethnic people in the Central Highlands set aside farm work to play brass Gongs to welcome a New Year. Gong performance is being preserved through the...
Preservation of Central Highlands gong culture

Preservation of Central Highlands gong culture

(VOVworld) - Vietnam has made an effort to preserve the Gong culture of the Central Highlands, recognized by UNESCO as an intangible world cultural heritage. Gong performances entertain tourists while promoting...