The Highs and Lows of Tuvan Throat Singing

The Highs and Lows of Tuvan Throat Singing

Published on Mar 7, 2017

*** – Please Help Support Our Video Productions *** The Tuvan throat-singing band Alash Ensemble has toured the world demonstrating both their cultural heritage as well as their vocal mastery. Their incredible ability to sing low and high notes simultaneously has inspired wonder and a deep appreciation for their craft. But how they achieve these otherworldly sounds hasn’t been extensively explored. With the help of speech pathologist Aaron Johnson, we’ll look inside the human vocal tract to see how these talented singers create their signature sounds. Produced by Luke Groskin Audio Recording by Alexa Lim Music by Alash Ensemble ( ) Additional Stills and Video by Steve Sklar / Skysong Productions – Pond5 NYU Langone Voice Center The Chevy Chase Show , Fox Network Special Thanks to Rachel Bouton!

Author: tranquanghai1944

Ethnomusicologist, composer and vietnamese traditional musician

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