Offering Songs, Festive Songs, Processional Songs mGar-gLu, Khro-Glu, Phebsnga: Tashi Tsering's Music: Gung nang ngon poi awok nai, 'Under the blue sky'
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Blumenthal, K. (2013). Offering Songs, Festive Songs, Processional Songs mGar-gLu, Khro-Glu, Phebsnga: Tashi Tsering's Music: Gung nang ngon poi awok nai, 'Under the blue sky' [Audio file]. http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/244445
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Song about the beauty of the natural world surrounding Lo. Primarily a collection of folk and religious offering songs sung by a specialised class of folk singers (Emeda) in Lo. Most of these songs are sung by Tashi Tsering, the last remaining Emeda singer in Lo. In many of these songs, he accompanies himself with the nha, a pair of large kettledrums played with wooden mallets. Other 'khro glu are sung by women in Lo Monthang, Yandol, Pema Dolkar, and Khang Lhamo.
Loba, Mustang, Kali Gandaki, Tibetan Folk Music, Mon
Lo Monthang, Mustang, Nepal
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