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Kesang Marstrand
Born in Woodstock, New York, to a Danish mother and Tibetan father, the young musician sought out inspiration that was as varied as her cultural background. With artists like David Bowie, Patsy Cline,...
Ladakhi Folk Songs
The text examines the importance of folk songs in the Ladakh region of the Indian Himalayas. Handed down through oral tradition, these songs are integral parts of social and cultural events such as b...
The Attributes and Values of Folk and Popular Songs
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The Mandala of Sound: Concepts and Sound Structures in Tibetan Ritual Music
A study of Tibetan Buddhist ritual music, discussing its roots in Indian Buddhism, and its function in modern monastic communities. The disseration also discusses the formal aspects of monastic music,...
The Place of Music and Chant in Tibetan Religious Culture
The article discusses the historical/textual evidence of the importance of music and chanting in Tibetan religious culture. The piece focuses on the relationships between form, style, and intonation ...
Tibetan and Himalayan Library
The Tibetan and Himalayan Library is a large-scale international collaboration between various universities and other organizations around the world devoted to Tibetan and Himalayan Studies. It archiv...

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