Van Lang University collaborated to celebrate the 99th birthday of Prof. Dr. Tran Van Khe

(VLU, July 28, 2020) - On the morning of 24th, July 2020, the program to celebrate the 99th birthday of Prof. Dr. Tran Van Khe was held at Trinh Cong Son Hall - Campus 3 of Van Lang University. This is an activity organized by a group of Tran Van Khe’s friends and Van Lang University in order to honor Prof.Dr Tran Van Khe’s research achievement and cultural lesson.

The ceremony was attended by the Board of Van Lang University, a group of Tran Van Khe’s friends, researchers, artists, students and people who love traditional culture and arts. All of the people here had emotional moments when watching a documentary film about Prof. Dr. Tran Van Khe’s life as well as enjoying the folk performance “The Peacock dances” by children with his voice.

vlu ki niem giao su eMr. Bui Quang Do - Chairman of the Board of Directors of Van Lang Investment & Education Management Joint Stock Company - expressed his feeling: “It’s our honor to celebrate the 99th birthday of Prof. Dr. Tran Van Khe. We would like to celebrate his birthday instead of his 5 years of death as we know that he will live forever with his music in our life and our nation.

vlu ki niem giao su fJournalist Nguyen The Thanh shared: “We were so happy to know that Van Lang University would like to collaborate with us organizing Tran Van Khe’s space and building a scholarship fund in his name. By the end of this year, it is likely that the application will be completed so in 2021, on his 100th birthday, we will have Tran Van Khe scholarship fund and Tran Van Khe’s space at Van Lang University

The seminar “Prof. Dr. Tran Van Khe’s Cultural lessons” was attended by the big names of cultural life, arts and music researchers such as Dr. Nguyen Nha, People Artist Kim Cuong, Researcher Nguyen Dac Xuan, Meritorious Artist Thanh Loc, Journalist Nguyen The Thanh, Artist. Architecture Si Hoang. 

vlu ky niem giao su hGuest speakers joined this seminar (from the left): Artist. Architecture Si Hoang, Meritorious Artist Thanh Loc, Journalist Nguyen The Thanh, Dr. Nguyen Nha, People Artist Kim Cuong, Researcher Nguyen Dac Xuan

vlu ki niem giao su aFor People Artist Kim Cuong, Prof. Dr. Tran Van Khe is her teacher and he will live forever in her mind. She always remembers his quote and keeps it as her guideline in professional life: “Each culture has its own homeland. We learn the good thing from other countries but never forget our nation characteristics and don’t forget that we are Vietnamese

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vlu ki niem giao su bMeritorious Artist Thanh Loc shared his view from an artist to answer a question of Ha Tien (Faculty of Public Relation - Communication) about how Reformist music and traditional arts can be updated but it should keep the standards and absorb new culture in order to make young people excited. Audiences are the people to help revive a piece of culture in spiritual life

The 99th birthday of Prof. Dr. Tran Van Khe celebration at Van Lang University also has a presence of famous performance artists who admired the mind and karma of the late professor. Meritorious Artist Kim Tu Long performed some familiar Reformist music and received enthusiastic cheers from excited students.

vlu ki niem giao su cMeritorious Artist Kim Tu Long performed “Vo Dong So - Bach Thu Ha”

vlu ki niem giao su dMeritorious Artist Kim Tieu Long performed and received a great cheer from students

vlu ky niem giao su iThe performance of chant sung for a trance was presented by the performance group of Meritorious Artist Huynh Khai and the students of the HCMC Conservatory of Music.

By: Minh Phuong
Photo: Thinh Tran


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