Classical Concert: Autumn Bamboo 4

Classical Concert: Autumn Bamboo 4

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IF Hanoi

07 – 08 Dec 2019, 8 pm
24 Trang Tien, Hanoi

From L’Espace:

Following the success of the previous Autumn Bamboo concerts, this year Sức Sống Mới bamboo ensemble, Hanoi Voices choir, Erato children choir, under the baton of conductor Đồng Quang Vinh, will return to the stage of L’Espace.

Sức Sống Mới is the only symphony orchestra in Vietnam that uses traditional instruments made entirely of bamboo to perform Vietnamese and foreign works in the form of chamber music. The audience will get to enjoy the masterpieces of French composers: Gabriel Fauré, Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns and classic Vietnamese compositions. An evening not to be missed, for the whole family.


Requiem in D minor (38’00)
Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
– Introit and Kyrie
– Offertory
– Sanctus
– Pius Jesu
– Agnus Dei
– Libera me
– In Paradisum

Bamboo ensemble
1. K’ni & drum duo: Về với anh (Come back to me) (4’00)
(K’ho folksong)
2. Tre Lak & Bamboo Ensemble: Buôn làng vào hội (The village festival) (6’00)
Nguyễn Văn Thương (1919-2002)

Children choir
1. Vois sur ton Chemin (Look to your Path) (3’00)
From the film “Les Choristes” by Christophe Barratier(1963-)
2. Cho con (For you) (3’00)
Music: Phạm Trọng Cầu
Lyrics: Tuấn Dũng

Bamboo ensemble
Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
The Carnival of the Animals (20’00)
– Introduction and Royal March of the Lion
– Hens and roosters
– The Elephant
– Aquarium
– Characters with long ears
– The Cuckoo in the Depths of the Woods
– Aviary
– Fossils
– The Swan
– Finale

Nối vòng tay lớn (The Great Circle of Vietnam)
Trịnh Công Sơn (1939-2001)

Sức Sống Mới bamboo ensemble
Hanoi Voices choir
Erato children choir

Conductor: Đồng Quang Vinh
Vocal: Cyril Michelet
Cello: Illona Grushynska
Piano: Claire Shuang Shuang Mo
K’ni: Tạ Xuân Quỳnh
Tre Lak: Đồng Văn Minh


Ticket price: 300 000 VND
Ticket price for members: 250 000 VND
Ticket price for students: 250 000 VND
Discounted prices applicable until 06 Dec 2019
Get your ticket online here
Tickets are available at L’Espace (Mon to Thu: 8.30 am – 7 pm / Fri: 8.30 am – 6 pm and 6.30 – 8 pm / Sat: 9 am – 7 pm)

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Translated by Hanoi Grapevine

IF Hanoi
Institut Français de Hanoi – L’Espace
24 Trang Tien Str, Hanoi
Tel: (84-24) 39 36 21 64
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