Vietnamese musical instruments can be divided into four groups:

  • Plucked Strings: Dan Bau, Dan Day, Dan Doan, Dan Nguyet or Kim, Dan Tam, Dan Tam Thap Luc,, Dan Tranh, Dan Ty Ba, Dan Xen, etc...
  • Bowed Strings: Dan Co or Dan Nhi, Dan Gao, Dan Ho, etc...
  • Winds: differents kinds of flute, "Ken Da.m" oboe.
  • Percussion: Chuong, Senh Tien, Trong Cai, Trong Com, Trong De, Mo, Phach, Nao Bat, Thanh La (cymbals), etc...

Last Modified 10/17/2000

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