2nd Muong gong festival underway in Hoa Binh

The 2nd Muong gong festival opened Wednesday in Hoa Binh province to mark the province's130th founding anniversary and the 25th anniversary of its re-establishment.

300 artists from 11 districts and cities contribute to the 3-day event various performances ranging from gongs playing to fashion shows. 1,600 gong artists from Hoa Binh province participated in a gong parade. The Muong gong is a musical instrument closely associated with the life of Muong ethnic people.

Source: VOV5