Thanh Thuy, dàn tranh (Vietnam zither)

Copenhagen Jazzfestival

Hanoi°Berlin feat. Lotte Anker (VNM/DE/DK)

Entre 100 kr. Jazzhouse, Kbh. K. Lørdag 2/7 2016, kl. 21:00

New website


Thanh Thuy  performens and teach dàn tranh (Vietnamese zither). Photo Dang Hao
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Nguyen Thanh Thuy CV (PDF) - Dàn Tranh on Wikipedea

Nguyen Thanh Thuy studied at the Hanoi National Academy of Music where she received her diploma in 1998, followed by a Master of Arts at the Institute of Vietnamese Folklore in 2002. She tours worldwide and has received many distinctions.
Since 2009, she has been involved as a researcher in the international research project (re)thinking improvisation, as a collaboration between the Hanoi National Academy of Music and the Malmö Academy of Music. At present she is launching an artistic doctoral project PhD at the Malmö Academy of Music concerned with gender in traditional Vietnamese music. LINK PhD projektet


Photo Doàn Hông. Click for large photo                  Photo: Pham Van Phuong. Click for large photo

CD reception afholdt 21. januar 2014
PDF with invitation 
Café Blågårds Apotek 
Blågårds Plads 2, 2200 Nørrebro

Solo CD: “Suôi Tranh” Vol. 2 - 2013
Nguyen Thanh Thuy has released a new solo CD with solo pieces, orchestra and ensemble Six Tones. Nguyen Thanh Thuy from Hanoi plays the Dàn Tranh (Vietnamese zither), and she is a leading exponent of traditional Vietnamese music. The Six Tones is a Vietnamese / Swedish project, combining music from Vietnam and Europe.
Sold by Dansk Vietnamesisk Forening for 80 kr.
The Six Tones: “Signal in Noise” – 30.august 2013 Vietnamese-Swedish experimental music ensemble collaboration with both traditional and experimental musicians based in Hanoi. The ensemble hybridizes traditional Vietnamese musical styles to accommodate the addition of Western stringed instruments. Dàn tranh player Nguyen Thanh Thuy, monochord artist Ngo Tra My, Swedish Stefan Östersjö, guitars and dan ty ba and Henrik Frisk, saxophone and electronics. The name of the group, taken from a Frisk composition, refers to the six tones of the Vietnamese language. MYSPACE. Sold by iMusic for 99,95 kr. - YouTube: Nam Ai - Tu Dai Oan
Ngyuen Thanh Thuy & Jacob Riis: Improvisations – 2010
Ngyuen Thanh Thuy - đàn tranh
Quoc Trung: Doung Xa Van dam (The Road to Infinity) Composer and arranger Quoc Trung has made impressive suite played of ensemble with traditional Vietnamese instruments and male and female singer and Quoc Trung on keyboards, samples and loops. By sending traditional Vietnamese instruments against world music rhythms, he is creating some of the most beautiful, exotic music available today. The keyboard and the dàn tranh playing side by side on the "Dong Song Mot Boi", creates a sensational East-West harmony. The CD is beautiful, colorful and exciting different, with 7 beautiful compositions. Sold by Dansk Vietnamesisk Forening for 80 kr.
  Solo CD: "Dôc Tâu Dàn Tranh" 2005
Solo album with beautiful melodies on traditional instrument đàn tranh, Vietnamese zither. 
YouTube: Beauty Plays Traditional Vietnamese Music - Two
Sold by Dansk Vietnamesisk Forening for 50 kr.
Plays on many other CDs

"North meets East" nordisk jazz tirsdag 22/10 2013

Spillede på Paradise Jazz i Huset i København, hvor nordisk jazz møder den vietnamesiske citarspiller Thanh Thuy. Charlotte Halberg (fløjte), Irene Becker (piano), Pierre Dørge (guitar) og Lisbeth Diers (percussion). Det var ensamlet XONG Vietnam udvidet med Pierre Dørge og Lisbeth Diers. 
Ensemblet XONG with Thanh Thuy
FOTOSERIE

Thanh Thuy deltog i Kulturdag lørdag 20. februar 2010


Fotos Nis Jensen. Klk for stort foto.
Vietnams bedste dàn tranh spiller Thuy Thanh Thuy spillede 15 minutter solo på zither med klassisk vietnamesisk musik. Derefter en halv time med showet "3D Improvisation" hvor Thanh Thuy sammen med den danske laptop musiker Jakob Riis og fotografen Dang Hao skaber en interaktiv live improvisation med musik og fotografi i en tredimensionel cirkel af lyd - lys - følelse.

Koncerter 2010 med Thanh Thuy
23/2 tirsdag kl. 20.00: "3D Improvisation - Thanh Thuy/Dang Hao/Jakob Riis". Literaturhaus, Møllegade 7. København. Entre 70 kr, Arr. "Thirsty Ears".
26/2 fredag kl. 20.00: "3D Improvisation - Thanh Thuy/Dang Hao/Jakob Riis". Skånes scen för live- och crossoverkonst, Bragegatan 15, Malmö. Fri entre. Arr Frim/Syd & Ars Nova.
28/2 søndag kl 20.00: Koncert med musik af den danske komponist Toke Brorson Odin, Rotunden, Axelborgs karakteristiske tårn, Vesterbrogade 4A.
 
Solo koncert på restarant Minh Oi 
28/2 2010 søndag kl 17.00: Solokoncert med Thanh Thuy på dàn tranh (vietnamesisk zither) med efterfølgende middag på restaurant Minh Oi i Valby.