Offering Songs, Festive Songs, Processional Songs mGar-gLu, Khro-Glu, Phebsnga: Tashi Tsering's Music: Gyal Sang drug la Ten pa'i, 'Song for a good occasion'


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Blumenthal, Katey 
Abstract

A song about the tension between a couple at a festival 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.

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Loba, Mustang, Kali Gandaki, Tibetan Folk Music, Mon
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