Community, Lao Music, Lao Tradition

Kean Lao Demonstration at Wat Lao Buddhavong July 3, 2010

The Kean is a Lao music, for some of us it might be unheard of that this used to be the instrument of choice in courtship rituals.  It was commonly used by a young man to serenade by playing the Kean music.  The Kean is still a part of our Lao tradition, it is often… Continue reading Kean Lao Demonstration at Wat Lao Buddhavong July 3, 2010

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Mike Piromporn Concert at Wat Lao Buddhavong July 3, 2010

Another year of July 4th celebration at Wat Lao Buddhavong. I have to say that the crowd was a lot thinner this year than last year but the entertainment department was packed with great performers. A Louk Toung (country music) singer from Thailand, Mike Piromporn was the highlight of the show and it was a… Continue reading Mike Piromporn Concert at Wat Lao Buddhavong July 3, 2010