The tenth "The blossoms of the native land" performance
Hall A in Ho Chi Minh City Labor Cultural Palace held the tenth " The blossoms of the native land" performance and the ceremony of the third scholarship and prize presentation by "The songs of the native land" troupe at 9 a.m. (local time) Dec.15th, 2002. The stage was more splendid with the baskets of beautiful flowers sent as greetings from Pro. Tran Van Khe, from Director of Lelai industry handover company, the Nam giao traditional music dancing-singing group from Belgium, Vu Chinh's parents, Hong Dung- Khanh Van's parents, Ba Quan-Mai Thao's parents and "The songs of the native land" troupe.
Awarded Eminent Educator - Musician Pham Thuy Hoan, Chairwoman of the troupe, gave a brief report on the musical activities of the troupe during the year and expressed deep thanks to the sponsors for their generous contribution to the scholarships . Following this was a successful vivid musical performance by the troupe and the very interesting talk of Pro Tran Van Khe on Yin and Yang in the life of Vietnamese people.
Teaching the children Vietnamese folk song
In June, 2002, the troupe in co-operation with the Cantho television
station carried 16 successful singing programs named "We Learn To Sing,"
aiming at developing the passion of the school children in singing
Vietnamese folk songs. They were broadcast repeatedly on the Cantho
television and Vietnam Television Channel 2.