The evening’s program commences with a selection of renowned international classical pieces. Audiences will be treated to Tristezza (Sadness) by Paolo Tosti, Quando m’envo (Musetta’s Waltz) by Puccini, Torna a Surriento (Come Back to Sorrento) by Ernesto De Curtis, and Gioachino Rossini’s Come un’ape ne’ giorni d’aprile (Like a Bee on April Days). A delightful journey through beloved and celebrated classical music.

The concert continues with a tribute to Vietnamese songwriting. Local talents will perform Ru Con Mùa Đông (Winter Lullaby) by Dang Huu Phuc and Sông Lô (Lo River) by Van Cao, offering a unique blend of Vietnamese cultural heritage and musical artistry.

This event follows the successful celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Italian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City, which included a concert at the National Academy of Music in Hanoi in March. It promises to be a memorable evening, showcasing the talents of Soprano Hien Nguyen and Baritone Quoc Dat.

Soprano Hien Nguyen is an accomplished musician, having studied at the Vietnam National Academy of Music and later winning a scholarship to immerse herself in Italian language and culture at the University for Foreigners Perugia. Baritone Quoc Dat, a rising star, gained recognition as the winner of the 2023 National Opera and Chamber Singing Competition.

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