In front of the gradual disappearance of Sinh singing, Cao Lan ethnic people in Kim Phu commune, Yen Son district (Tuyen Quang) has voluntarily established performance team of commune.
To preserve cultural values a��of Sinh singing of Cao Lan ethnic minority
Nearly 10 years, the performance team of Kim Phu commune has an important contribution in preserving and promoting the value of Sinh singing.
Village 15, Kim Phu commune has 93 households, 100% of Cao Lan ethnic minority. The performance team of village 15 is established to teach the dances and Sinh singing for the younger generation in the village which was interested in doing.
Ms. Vi Thi Suu, team leader said: At start-up team has only 4 people, so far it has attracted 20 participants. Performance team is not only in sub-cultural activities, arts of village and commune, but also regularly performed around the districts in the province to promote Sing singing.
Sinh singing in daily life
In daily life of Cao Lan people, Sinh singing (also known as Sinh ca) is an indispensable cultural beauty. a�?Sinha�? means “god, lord” who had the power level with the river god, the god of the mountain.
Sinh singing is singing repartee between men and women. The Sinh singing lasts 12 nights; every night has its own theme song with the following contents: a love of nature, home, country, love couple, love of labor and production and the desire of happy life.