Music from India

The Nature, Monpa song by Ms. Karmu from Koplitang

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    RK DAT 47

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  • Recording locations

    In open air in front of the inspection bungalow in Zemithang, Zemithang circle, Tawang district, Arunachal Pradesh.

  • Performance occasion

    Late afternoon

  • Performers

    Ms. Karmu (singer, female)

  • Recordist

    Killius, Rolf

  • Description

    Ms Karmu, a young singer from the Himalayan village Koplitang sings a Monpa song, where she describes the wonderful nature surrounding her village. She sings to the background sound of a small stream. The singer belongs to the Monpa tribe and sings in the Tibeto-Burman language Monpa.

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