throat singing


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throat singing

n.
A form of singing in which a single voice produces more than one tone at the same time, usually as harmonics of a main tone or drone, traditionally practiced by peoples in central Asia, the Inuit, and Tibetan Buddhist monks. Also called overtone singing.

throat singer n.
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This Mongolian heavy metal band bring throat singing to new heights, and the crowd went mad listening to their mesmerising songs, which felt almost transcendental.
Two Inuit girls from the Quebec Arctic have made a short movie of themselves throat singing. Eva Kaukai (18) and Manon Chamberland (17) film themselves throat singing while vistas of the Arctic appear in the background.
Enhancing the dreamlike ambience is a playlist curated by the artist that sequences a chiming gamelan orchestra, the Chinese erhu, Tibetan trumpets, and what sounds like Mongolian throat singing, creating an immersive soundscape as one wanders through the labyrinth-like space.
Another upcoming act is from Balochistan and involves the rare singing style of 'Nar sur' -similar to throat singing from Mongolia.
Anda Union are a nine-piece band of musicians all the way from Mongolia.They will be showcasing their unique musical culture, including the skill of throat singing, at LockerbieTown Hall tonight.
Brilliant vocal data, ancient technique of throat singing left no one indifferent, and numerous spectators applauded Nazgul and her team for a long time.
THE DUCHESS OF CORNWALL IT'S a Duchess double after Camilla had us in stitches when she was unable to hide her giggles during a display of traditional Inuit throat singing during her and Charles' recent tour of Canada.
Throughout the film, throat singing by Iviok punctuates the powerful statements made by LGBTQ community members, political and community leaders, families of trans youth and even the makers of a film about a traditional Inuit lesbian relationship.
Changing Times, a 10-episode documentary that offers a glimpse into the unique lives and dreams of the Chinese people preserving China's cultural heritage -- from Kunqu opera, "Old Tune" music to throat singing and Bokh wrestling, a type of grappling martial arts practised in Inner Mongolia.
He dedicated his album Time Of My Life to his new wife but said: "I get a lump in my throat singing some of the songs and I'm hoping to move people in the same way."
Festivities will consist of a cultural presentation, including throat singing at an outdoor rink.