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Bangkok’s International Festival of Dance & Music was inspired by a man’s vision to organise an annual international cultural event for the Thai capital, on par with those staged in major cities around the world, and thereby also develop the breadth and depth of dance and music in Thailand. The Festival has over time grown… » read more

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With the driving force of globalisation increasingly being felt across the globe, traditional Thai music is embracing this trend to merge. Our correspondent Rathsaran Sireekan went to find out what it’s like when east meets west. Thai classical music has a very long tradition—and not an easy one to break from. But recently, a new… » read more

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