Ca trù singing

1. Why is it called Ca trù singing?

Ca trù book for examination: At the gate of the temple in the past, there was a custom to sing the card called Tru, made of bamboo with marking words, used to reward Arab digging instead of cash. When singing, mandarin thi thi divided into two sides, one side beat gong and the other beat drums. Wherever she sang or the drum was rewarded with a chatter, the one on the gong rewarded with one sound and then rewarded with a trù. In the morning of digging and digging, the village has to pay for the money, for example, 50 million, but the value of each tree is set at 2 zinc, the village has to pay 10 mandarins. So singing a dao is called Ca trù, which means singing the card.

2 . Why call the singer Arab Peach?

The book of Vietnamese history of the history of Ngo Thoi Si: King Ly Thai To (1010-1028), there is a pediatrician, Dao Thi, who is talented and good at singing, once awarded by the king. After a reputation of Dao Thi so I was called Dao Nuong Sach Cong Du Tiep Ky: At the end of the Ho dynasty (1400-1407), there was a singer of the Dao family, a native of Dao Dang village, Tien Lu district, Hung province. Yen, plotted to kill many Ming soldiers, saved the entire region. When she died, villagers were grateful to set up a temple, calling her village at A Dao village. Later, those who worked as a singer like her called Arab Peach. A dao is an important member of the ca trù party. A dao’s role is to be a singer for the party, but unlike other singers, she is singing and beating the beat.
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3. What is the Church?

In the old days, she lived in the same ward, where she was able to practice singing and dancing. The place where she lived was called Giao Phuong, which meant that the village taught people to sing. The guild is an organization of Ca trù singing consisting of many surnames. Book of Duong Thu: Tang Dynasty (618_906) put Ta, Huu Giao Phuong officials to look after the singing, and re-set the rank of Trung to rule over the Churches. Book of Kham Dinh Viet Su: In the 2nd year of Hong Duc (1471), King Le Thanh Tong placed the main mandarin of Vietnam to look after the Churches. In the old year of Vinh Tu (1620), King Le Than Tong re-determined the tax rate, healthy men who did not join military service each year had to pay 3 tariff: Monks and Catholics each had to pay one tariff. .

Book Lich dynasty charter: Le Dynasty, the birthday of King Giao Phuong performed Van Quang music on Van Tho Palace. When the Prince ascended to the throne, the guild sang Thanh Thieu music in front of the dragon yard.

4. Why do players called dual?

Book of Vietnamese Su’s Valuation: The 16th Thuan Thien Year (1025), King Ly Thai Organization placed the armor for the children. After that, those who plowed well and had confidence were sent to look after the order in Giao Phuong, called Quan Giap. The transcriptional guard deviates into Kep. Vu Trung’s book, according to pen, natural music, called Quan Giap a duo, Dao Nuong is Co Dau. In the past, books in Giao Phuong used to send dual diggers to sing in the communal talks all wrote Giap as Kep. Dao is Co Dau.

5. Why is it called Dan Day:

Ca trù book is judged: When singing at the temple door, the man who wears a silk instrument on his body to stand and pull to help relieve fatigue is called the Day flock. The bottom sound is worn by the word Doi, which means deviating from the transliteration. According to Vu Trung’s book, each time Quan Giap comes to Nhac Duong, takes a optical-diffraction scarf on his back to wear the bottom guitar to stand, and she digs up and down with the song to follow up and down. Story of the To Land: In the Le dynasty, Dinh Le invented a piano without a bottom to play the song ả dao, the song was rolling like water flowing to the bottomless sea. After the word no, only the bottom word left, so it was called the bottom flock.


6. Why is the person hitting the drum called Cam chau?

The book of Ca trù: According to the Lê dynasty of the Swedish festival, when the royal court ceremony, there was a piece of Tuu Lenh and a Ancient Order. Yuan Tuu Le must be knowledgeable about the ritual, holding a sword to look after the ceremony staff. The ancient commander had to master the music of the drum handle to control the elegant music.

Arriving at the Trinh Chua ruling area, in the humid green nest, there is a Female band to help cheer. God appointed a mandarin adept in music to be the Ancient Order. The collar ordered the hand to hold the drumstick to stand in the court, beat the drums, and commanded the female musicians to sing or sing, or to be rewarded. Because Vien Co ordered to hold a drumstick and stood in the court to beat the drum, so people called the person who beat the drum to be Holding chau or Chầu.

7. Why do we call people to listen to songs Quan Vien?

The book Ca trù prepares for the survey: In the past, the mandarins from the Judicial Examination upwards, even if they did not pass, they were also given to Warm Prince by the court. The Warm Tu is exempted from tax collection and translation. The children of the Phu officials, called Quan Vien Tu, are immune to impurities in the village. People called the listeners “Quan Vien”, which meant that it was the class of the prince. There is another theory saying that Quan Vien is the type of traveling to enjoy.

Hoang Anh Duc

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