Fans of Trinh Cong Son gathered in Moscow on April 1 to sing his popular works to mourn for the late composer on the 10th anniversary of his death.
The event was attended by staff from the Vietnamese embassy in Moscow , members of the Vietnam Arts and Literary Association in Russia , singers of the “Four Seasons” band and a number of young people in Russia .
There were also art performances, poems and stories of the life and cause of Trinh Cong Son during the concert.
According to Charge d’Affairs Trinh Dinh Hung, Trinh Cong Son visited Moscow for the first time more than 25 years ago.
In Vietnam , Trinh Cong Son’s fans in many localities held a number of music nights in commemoration of his death.
People also burnt incenses at his grave and then gathered together to sing aloud his songs.
Son was considered the best composer in writing love songs of the century. He wrote his first song “Uot Mi” (Tearing lashes) in 1958 and left nearly 600 works, most of them are love songs when he died.
Son was also known as a singer and painter./.