Tuoi Tre News, 9 October 2015. Australian fingerstyle guitarist to perform in Hanoi late this month.

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A well known Australian fingerstyle guitarist will give a performance in Hanoi late this month, the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism said this week on its website.

Tommy Emmanuel, who has long been known for his outstanding fingerstyle technique, will enthrall Hanoians in a concert at 8:00 pm at the Tuoi Tre (Youth) Theater on October 21 (see You Tube video below)…

Tommy Emmanuel, best known for his complex fingerstyle technique and energetic performances, was born in 1955 in Australia.

He started to play the guitar at the age of four and has spent more than five decades playing this musical instrument…

According to the organizers, the concerts aim at promoting this guitar genre in Vietnam and developing a cultural community which allows people to have a closer approach to high value art forms.

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