Welcome the U.S.Congressional Staff Delegation to SMPAA

SMPAA was honored to welcome the U.S.Congressional Staff Delegation with the group of assistants and counsellors of the Senate (Senate and House of Representatives) to our academy last week. During the trip to Vietnam, in addition to diplomatic purposes, studying the local economics, culture, education and arts, the U.S.Congressional Staff Delegation also wanted to learn…

End-of-Term III/2017 Dance Showcase

Our Term III/2017 Dance Showcase featured many exciting and impressive performances that ended the term with lots of energy and creativity. Through their weekly dance lessons, along with the guidance and inspiration of our team of dedicated teachers, our students are becoming more dynamic, creative, confident and mature. Click here to see more photos of…

Young Lyricist 2017 End of Year Celebration

2017 was a memorable year for the members of the Young Lyricist dance group – part of our SMPAA Ambassadorship Program. They also participated in many activities hosted by SMPAA – community events and Dance Proms 2017 where they became the first Vietnamese representatives and the only Asian representatives to attend this largest dance event…

Semester at Sea 2018

“Semester At Sea” (a ship that takes its students around the world for amazing learning experiences in many different cultures) students participated in a Vietnamese folk music study at SMPAA. The workshop was also an opportunity to have a cultural exchange and to introduce Vietnam to the world through music and the performing arts. Click…

Soul Majors Showcase 2017

Our “Soul Majors Showcase 2017″ marked the end of a year of maturation and progression for our Soul Majors members, Khanh Tuong, Minh Quan, Vinh Khiem and Quoc Khanh. They were proactive in building ideas and communicating their stories through a variety of genres and cultural performances in the showcase. Click here to see more…

“BAROQUE BLOSSOM” SPRING CONCERT

The Saigon Chamber Consort (SCC), part of the Choral Division of the Faculty of Music of SMPAA, presented their Spring Concert, “Baroque Blossom” last week, bringing classical music closer to the community. The talented artists of the SCC exhibited their strong vocal and instrumental abilities by performing a rich programme of music from the baroque…

Juniata Choral Festival

The “Juniata Choral Festival” Concert with the participation of the Juniata College Concert Choir (USA), the Korean Children’s Choir of Ho Chi Minh City and the Lumen Choir (Ho Chi Minh City) took place at SMPAA.   Click here to see more photos of the Juniata Choral Festival!

Interactive Learning Workshop

SMPAA’s Music Faculty students had the opportunity to participate in an interactive learning workshop with Mary Javian who is a performer, educator, curator, public speaker and chair of Career Studies at the Curtis Institute of Music – one of the most prestigious music academies in the world. Click here to see more photos of the…