20 Feb, 8 pm – L’Espace, Jazz concert

L’Espace – CCF
24 Trang Tien, Hanoi


Tran Manh Tuan in concert

Jazz flirt with tradition

From the press release:

Manh Tuan Tran is Vietnam’s premiere jazzman.

Beyond his maturity as a saxophonist and his dedication to jazz, he never tires of mixing different instruments to create a music ever deeper and more emotional. He has just completed a tour with the French group Mezcal Jazz Unit after jointly composed an album “Tim Gio.” Tonight’s concert will present compositions which are a blend of Vietnamese traditional music and Western jazz influences.

With the artists:
Cao Ho Nga (dan tranh & T’rung)
The Dan (dan nhi & koni)
Vu Tu Cau (piano & keyboard)
Binh Nguyen Luong (guitar)
Vu Ngoc Ha (bass guitar)
Le Quoc Hung (drums)
Tran Manh Tuan (saxophone)
Ha Huy Hoang (percussion)

Admission free. Ticket reservation at the reception from 15 Feb, 2008.


Turns out the tickets were available from 12 Feb and were gone by the 14th…

L’Espace – Centre Culturel Français de Hanoi
Ambassade de France au Vietnam
24, Trang Tien, Hanoi
Téléphone: (84-4) 9 36 21 64 (poste 511)
Télécopie: (84-4) 9 36 21 65


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