Offering Songs, Festive Songs, Processional Songs mGar-gLu, Khro-Glu, Phebsnga: Tashi Tsering's Music: Ta po sam ten gyam pa, 'Dream about Tibet'
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Blumenthal, K. (2013). Offering Songs, Festive Songs, Processional Songs mGar-gLu, Khro-Glu, Phebsnga: Tashi Tsering's Music: Ta po sam ten gyam pa, 'Dream about Tibet' [Audio file]. http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/244466
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Song from a dream from Tibet (also called Milam Ki Ta -- dream of a horse). This is a love song about traveling, literally about a lovelorn couple. 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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