Inuit Throat Singing - for iPod/iPhone

Inuit Throat Singing - for iPod/iPhone

The Open University

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In many cultures, song is perhaps one of the most important traditions. What is extraordinary about the Inuit musical tradition is the way they create their songs - with notes originating from their throats. The song isn't interrupted even when a breath has to be taken. The 6 tracks in this album focus on Tanya Tagaq, who describes the amazing art of throat singing and how her heritage and culture, carried in her heart forever, has driven her to ...
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In many cultures, song is perhaps one of the most important traditions. What is extraordinary about the Inuit musical tradition is the way they create their songs - with notes originating from their throats. The song isn't interrupted even when a breath has to be taken. The 6 tracks in this album focus on Tanya Tagaq, who describes the amazing art of throat singing and how her heritage and culture, carried in her heart forever, has driven her to ...
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Inuit Throat Singing

26 Mar 2010 | 54 secs

Inuit Throat Singing

26 Mar 2010 | 54 secs

Tanya Tagaq – Throat Sing...

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 17 secs

Tanya Tagaq – Throat...

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 17 secs

Learning throat singing

28 Mar 2009 | 02 mins 17 secs

Learning throat sing...

28 Mar 2009 | 02 mins 17 secs

Culture within Singing

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 45 secs

Culture within Singi...

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 45 secs

The sounds of throat sing...

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 07 secs

The sounds of throat...

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 07 secs

Illunikavi performance

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 29 secs

Illunikavi performan...

28 Mar 2009 | 03 mins 29 secs

Improvised Performance

28 Mar 2009 | 05 mins 31 secs

Improvised Performan...

28 Mar 2009 | 05 mins 31 secs