The Voice Final Contest of the National University of Art Education’s students Open in 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

    After a period of competition, in the evening of May 24, 2019, the voice final round of the 6th open competition took place at the Concert Hall in the National University of Art Education (NUAE)

     Attending the program, on the guests' side, there was Prof. Dr. Ta Quang Dong, Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Mr. Pham Tat Thang - Vice Chairman of the National Committee for Youth Culture and Education; Mr. Bui Quang Hai - Deputy Director of Training Department, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Dung - Deputy Director of the Management Board of Project Deparment of the Ministry of Education and Training; Mr. Tran Van Thinh - Deputy Director of Organization and Personnel Department, Ministry of Education and Training; Mr. Pham Tri Cuong - Deputy Director of International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Education and Training; Mr. Truong Thanh Hoai - Director of Industry Agency, Ministry of Industry and Trade; Mr. Pham Quoc Tuan - Chairman of Vietnam Institute of Antiques and Heritage; Mr. Dao Hai Trieu - Director of Military Logistics Museum; delegates from the Department of Culture, Art Troupe, Art School of Phu Tho Province, Vinh Phuc Province, Ninh Binh Cheo Theater, Cheo Army Theater, Tuoi Tre Theater and Art Chamber Air Force; delegates representing businesses.

    On the side of the National University of Art Education, there were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Dang Phuong - Secretary of the Party Committee, the Rector of the University; comrades of Board of Directors; leaders of units, cadres, lecturers, students and audiences to support 15 contestants to compete in the final round of the competition.

Candidates attended the final round

     Speaking at the opening of the program, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Dang Phuong emphasized the meaning of the contest as a useful playground for students passionate about singing of the NUAE and universities in Hanoi city. The contest is organized according to the model of Sao Mai, the contestants competed in 3 genres of music: opera, Folk and pop Music. This is an opportunity for them to show their learning in the university into reality, at the same time show their talents, train their skills on the stage, shine their dreams of music.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Dang Phuong - Secretary of the Party Committee, the Rector of the University delivered an opeing speech

    The judges of the Contest includes 5 members: Meritorious Artist Tran Mai Tuyet - Head of Vocal Music Faculty, People's Artist, singer Quang Tho; Meritorious Artist Trong Thuy - Deputy Director of Youth Theater; M.A. Singer Do Huong Giang - Deputy Head of Vocal Music Facutly; M.A. Singer Doan Thuy Trang - Lecturer of Vocal Music Facutly. These are the people who "hold the balance", directly choose the champion of each music line in the final round.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Dang Phuong gave flowers to the judges

    With a calm, confident attitude, the 15 best contestants of the three genres: Opera, Folklore and pop Music had in turn shown their parts. The final night also witnessed the spectacular breakthrough of many candidates compared to the previous two rounds. In general, the works are carefully prepared by the contestants, elaborately staged. The quality of the competition is increasingly enhanced, in a professional direction.

    After the enthusiastic work, the judges of the contest selected the following prizes: 03 First prizes: Nguyen Truong Linh - Opera, Nguyen Van Chien - Folk genre, Pham Anh Linh - Pop music; 03 Second prizes: Ta Thi Minh Man - Opera, Dong Van Dai - Folk genre, Vu Duc Viet - pop music genre; 06 Third prizes: Nguyen Phuc Dai and Hoang Quoc Tri - Opera, Pham Hoang Ha and Nguyen Quang Huy - Folk genre, Tran Trung Kien and Tran Thi Huyen Trang - Pop music genre; 03 Encouragement Awards: Trinh Van Hiep - Opera, Nguyen Van Ha - Folk genre, Tran Nam - Pop music genre; 02 Prospects: Doan Thi Linh and Minh Hong.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dao Dang Phuong, delegates, judges, leaders of units and the contestants took memorised photos

    The 6th Voice Contest of NUAE’s students in 2019 ended successfully. Beyond the meaning of a talent contest, this is also an environment for young people to share their passion to practice, exchange and learn. Through 6 times of organizing many musical talents have been discovered, introduced to professional competitions and grown up on the artistic path such as singer Song Thao (3rd Sao Mai award in 2015), singer Bui Thuy Trang (Top 12 Sao Mai award), singer Hoang Thi Thu Dung (First prize of 2016 Folk Star), etc. Besides, this is also a meaningful activity organized to celebrate 49 years of Art teacher training career and 13 years the Prime Minister signed a decision to establish the National University of Art Education (May 26, 2006 - May 26, 2019).

 Some photographs of contestants:

Contestant Ta Thi Minh Man

Contestant Trinh Van Hiep

Contestant Nguyen Phuc Dai

Contestant Pham Hoang Ha

Contestant Nguyen Van Ha

Contestant Dong Van Dai

Contestant Nguyen Quang Huy

Contestant Nguyen Van Chien

Contestant Tran Trung Kien 

Contestant Pham Anh Linh

Contestant Tran Thi Huyen Trang