At 7 o’clock November 10, 2011 the ‘Vietnam Musical Exchange and Mind Education’ invited by the Vietnam alternative school began at Bentan Music Hall located in Ho Chi Minh.
Saigon, which was the capital of South Vietnam had its name changed to Ho Chi Minh after reunification in 1975. Ho Chi Minh is the center of Vietnam’s economy and is a very active city. It is three times bigger than Seoul and has an abundance of westernized scenery because colonial buildings still remain even though historic buildings were destroyed during the Vietnam War.
Volunteers who had three workshops were busily finishing the preparation here and there. Motorcycles, the character of Vietnam, came into the event hall a half hour before the event began. From children to old people, many people filled 1045 seats of the Vietnam music hall. They expected a cultural and classical performance that