Family of Trinh Cong Son musician agree the name the auditorium “Trinh Cong Son” at 3rd campus of Van Lang University

(Admission & Media Office - Van Lang, 24/4/2019) – Morning 22/4/2019, at 3rd campus of Van Lang University, famous musician Trinh Cong Son’s family meet leaders of the University and agree to name the auditorium following the musician’s name.

Morning 22/4/2019, Van Lang University is pleasure to welcome the family of famous musician Trinhg Con Son, including singer Trinh Vinh Trinh (sister of musician Trinh Con Song) and her husband Mr. Nguyen Trung Truc a businessman, and Prof. Tuong Lai – former President of Vietnam Institute of Sociology, advisor of Prime Minister Vo Van Kiet and Phan Van Khai, a closed friend of musician Trinh Cong Son’s family.

vlu trinh cong son aFrom left to right: signer Trinh Vinh Trinh (sister of musician trinh Cong Son), Dr. Nguyen Cao tri – Vice chairman of the Board Van Lang University, businessman Mr. Nguyen Trung Truc, Prof. tuong Lai, Architect. Bui Quang Do – Chairman of the Board Van Lang University.

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A cozy talks between leaders and lecturers of Van Lang University and musician Trinh Cong Son family, which takes place on the stage of the grand auditorium in 3rd campus in the harmonious atmosphere of the imperishable melody

vlu trinh cong son cAuditorium has 1.600 seat of Van Lang University which has just been finished in the beginning of 4/2019 for the international scientific conference and alumni meeting. Many guests show the surprised and interest about the beauty of the modern auditorium qualified international standard – a shining “jade” of the architectural habitat of 3rd campus of Van Lang University

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Singer Trinh Vinh Trinh start the talks: “This is such a beautiful auditorium, I expect someday, Du Ca Trinh Cong Son band has the opportunity to perform here, to sing for students on this stage”. She is touched to know the idea of Van Lang university that named the auditorium following her elder.

Prof. Tuong Lai was the former teacher of Architect Bui Quang Do – Chairman of the Board of Van Lang University, 60 years ago. He continued Signer Trinh Vinh Trinh, slowly go through the famous lyrics of musician Trinh Cong Son: “Sống trong đời sống, cần có một tấm lòng. Để làm gì em biết không? Để gió cuống đi …” (temporary translate: live a life, may we have a heart. For what you know? Let the wind carry it …”  the kindness is what Trinh Cong Son left for the life, and it still “cuốn đi” (blowing), still “đậu lại” (existing) in our living a masterpiece. He believes that to name this place following the musician name, it is such a beautiful image. Thus, inspiring the young like students about the purity, the kindness toward a proper way of living.

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Singer Trinh Vinh Trinh’s husband, Mr. Nguyen Trung Truc, successful businessman shared the upcoming 2 years-plan of Trinh Cong Son music, which is toward the 20th anniversary of musician pass-away. Beside the documentary film about Trinh Cong Son, a musical tour Hue – Saigon – Hanoi and university performance, he also suggests Van Lang University consider teaching Trinh Cong Son Study – a specialized topic is being taught in US and Japan.

Architect Bui Quang Do – Chairman of the Board and Dr. Nguyen Cao Tri – Vice Chairman of the Board of Van Lang University both agree that Trinh Cong Son Study is the interesting subject which add value to the training course of applied literature program. Through Trinh Cong Son music, students can learn both culture and people characteristic.

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Due to the agree of musician Trinh Cong Son's family, in the comming time, Van Lang University is going to host the ceremony to name the auditorium, Trinh Cong Son, and the Trinh music night at Van Lang University. This will the the cultural activities for students and lecturers of Van Lang University, which marks the period to officially operate Trinh Cong Son auditorium at the 3rd Campus.

Mai Yen - Photos: Nguyen Linh
Translated: Hieu Tran

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