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Mouth Music
Topic Records
Mongolia, Asia
Collection 1
Related resource guides
Compositions , Human , Pitch , Throat singing , Timbre , Voice , Voice , World

Collection 1 #55

You just heard a style of singing called ‘mouth music’ or ‘throat singing’! Although throat singing is used in many different countries, it is thought to have started in Mongolia, which is where this recording was made. It actually takes a lot of strength and skill to do it properly, as the singer has to...
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