Binh An drum-making village,Vietnam in photos,Vietnam in pictures,vietnamnet news

Binh An drums are mostly used in ceremonies, unicorn dances and schools nationwide

Binh An drum-making village,Vietnam in photos,Vietnam in pictures,vietnamnet news


It takes over 20 meticulous steps to finish a drum

Binh An drum-making village,Vietnam in photos,Vietnam in pictures,vietnamnet news

Each drum has its distinctive features to create different sounds for different purposes

Binh An drum-making village,Vietnam in photos,Vietnam in pictures,vietnamnet news


A drum maker - Nguyen Van An - checks sounds of every drum before delivering them to customers

Binh An drum-making village,Vietnam in photos,Vietnam in pictures,vietnamnet news


Drum maker Nguyen Van An is the fifth-generation descendant of a family with long tradition of crafting drums

Binh An drum-making village,Vietnam in photos,Vietnam in pictures,vietnamnet news

 

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