Distinguished Lecture Series: Alash
Guest artist lecture; Renowned Tuvan musical ensemble, Alash, provides live demonstration of the regionally unique and engaging style of throat singing known as khoomei. The ensemble will discuss cultural and political contexts of Tuvan music in relation to traditional Tuvan culture, including the agrarian and nomadic lifestyle, patriarchal social structures, and the country’s movement toward independence from the Soviet Union. Sponsored by the Distinguished Lecture Series in Musicology and Global Studies.
3/26/2018 from 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Orchestra Room 110, Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
For more information, contact Landin Lynd at 865-974-8935 .