What is the musical style of Vietnam?

How would you define the style of Vietnamese music?

There are three main styles of Vietnamese music: 1) the Hue style (with an emphasis on solo pieces); 2) northern professional style (often accompanied by a lute); and 3) southern amateur style (incorporates more western instruments such as violins and Hawaiian guitars).

What do you call the classical music of Vietnam?

1. Imperial Court Music  Nha Nhac – the most popular classical music that was performed during the Tran Dynasty to the Nguyen Dynasty.  Dai Nhac – “great music”  Tieu Nhac – “small music”, was performed as chamber music for the king.

What are the three categories of Vietnam music?

The music in Vietnam spans imperial, ceremonial, folk, hip hop, and rock music. Vietnamese musical instruments can be divided into 4 groups: plucked strings, bowed strings, winds and percussion. The most notable feature of Vietnamese classical music is that it is based on a pentatonic or 5 note scale.

What is most popular imperial court music of Vietnam?

Answer: Nhã nhac is the most popular from of imperial court music, specifically referring to the court music played from the Trân dynasty to the very last Nguyen dynasty of Vietnam, being synthesized and developed by the Nguyen emperor.

What is the folk song of Vietnam?

Don Ca Tai Tu, a traditional folk song of Vietnam, has been deeply influenced by some other forms of cultural heritage from the central and south of Vietnam, including ceremonial music (Nhac Le), classical theatre and folk song (Hat Boi).

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