SOUL TIMES 27 – NOVEMBER 2015

Dear SOUL friends and partners, It is a joy and privilege for SOUL to send you our November Newsletter – SOUL TIMES 27. SOUL TIMES will feature SMPAA latest news, related cultural and musical upcoming events in Vietnam as well as all over the world. ‪Please scroll down for more information. Keep in touch with…

THE PRACTICAL EXAMINATION FOR TERM II/2015

The end-of-term Practical Examination for term II/2015 at SOUL Music and Performing Arts Academy (SMPAA) were completed with strong success across the board with the participation of over 600 performances from both Faculty of Music and Faculty of Dance. The newly introduced and improved structure of the Practical Examination at SMPAA focuses specifically on theoretical…

SMPAA STUDENTS IN THE TRINITY AWARDS CEREMONY

On September 6th, VMA Education held the Trinity Awards Ceremony to congratulate the students who received the Trinity College London certificates at SMPAA. Attending the ceremony were Mr. Tyler Smith – Vice President of Trinity College London Asia, Mr. Thanh Bui – Principal of SMPAA, and award winning students along with their parents. Representing Trinity…

SMPAA STUDENTS MEETING “TRINH FAMILY”

Participating in various special music events with many meaningful performances of “Trinh” music, SMPAA students have impressed family of the late legendary musician Trinh Cong Son. On September 18th, Ms. Trinh Vinh Trinh, representing the Trinh family, had a meeting with SMPAA students at SOUL Convention Complex. During the meeting, Ms Trinh praised the performance…

RED NIGHT “FIRE. LOVE. MUSIC”

On the 28th August, SOUL Music & Performing Arts Academy (SMPAA) proudly collaborated with the Trinh Cong Son Family to introduce the “Trinh Cong Son Music Scholarship“ at the special event “RED NIGHT – FIRE. LOVE. MUSIC”. Apart from providing opportunities to talented Vietnamese from disadvantaged backgrounds to develop and pursue a career in music,…