Music from Tibet

A Song by Tsoyak: “An Appeal from the Heart”

A Song by Tsoyak: “An Appeal from the Heart”

0 by / on 23/01/2013, 22:26 / in Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a song by female Tibetan singer Tsoyak titled “An Appeal from the Heart”. The song was released in 2011 as part of an album, many of the videos are available online on YouTube. From Yushu in Kham, Tsoyak is the sister of popular Tibetan singer Dekyi Tsering, who also wrote the music for “An […]

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A Song by Ngawang Tenzin: “Speak Tibetan”

A Song by Ngawang Tenzin: “Speak Tibetan”

0 by / on 17/01/2013, 12:28 / in Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a song by Tibetan singer Ngawang Tenzin from Kham called “Speak Tibetan”. The song was released in early 2012 as part of an album called “Auspicious Dreams”. The song is an appeal to Tibetans to speak Tibetan language, study Tibetan culture, take pride in being Tibetan and to unite, themes common to Tibetan songs […]

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A Song by Riga: “Strive Hard”

A Song by Riga: “Strive Hard”

1 by / on 09/01/2013, 22:06 / in Music, Music from Tibet

“Strive Hard” by Riga from HPeaks on Vimeo. High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a new song by Tibetan singer Riga from Serthar in Kham called “Strive Hard”. In contrast to the music videos translated over the last few months such as “Song of Sorrow” and “What We Have is Suffering”, this song is an uplifting and positive one with […]

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A Song by Phuljung: “Kind Lama”

A Song by Phuljung: “Kind Lama”

0 by / on 19/12/2012, 21:36 / in Music, Music from Tibet

“Kind Lama” By Phuljung from HPeaks on Vimeo. High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a song by detained Amdo singer Phuljung called “Kind Lama”, taken from his fifth album. Titled “Our Heavy Responsibility”, the album is made up of 13 songs and was released in May this year. According to this report by Radio Free Asia from August 21, 2012: […]

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A Song by Lolo: “Raise the Tibetan Flag, Children of the Snowland”

A Song by Lolo: “Raise the Tibetan Flag, Children of the Snowland”

3 by / on 05/12/2012, 16:37 / in Music, Music from Tibet, News

“Raise the Tibetan Flag, Children of the Snowland” By Lolo from HPeaks on Vimeo. This Wednesday, following on from our previous music videos by Dawoe, Choegon and Gebey, High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a song by a detained 29 year old Tibetan singer called Lolo. According to Radio Free Asia, Lolo was arrested on April 19, 2012 in Yushu Tibetan […]

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“Victory to Tibet” and “What we Have is Suffering”: Two Songs by Gebey

“Victory to Tibet” and “What we Have is Suffering”: Two Songs by Gebey

2 by / on 28/11/2012, 17:22 / in Music, Music from Tibet

This Wednesday, following on from our previous music videos by Dawoe and Choegon, High Peaks Pure Earth has translated two songs by a Tibetan singer from Ngaba, Amdo, called Gebey. Earlier this year, Gebey released a CD of 11 songs, all of which contain very powerful political messages. All 11 songs and music videos can be viewed on this playlist on […]

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Two Songs By Detained Young Tibetan Singer Choegon

Two Songs By Detained Young Tibetan Singer Choegon

3 by / on 21/11/2012, 22:05 / in Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated two songs by a young Tibetan singer called Choegon who was reportedly detained on 25 September, 2011 on his way from Kham to Lhasa to perform at a concert. He was 19 years old at the time of detention. This is the second Wednesday in a row that High Peaks Pure Earth is posting […]

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“Song of Sorrow” By Dawoe

“Song of Sorrow” By Dawoe

12 by / on 14/11/2012, 18:33 / in Music, Music from Tibet

Song of Sorrow by Dawoe from HPeaks on Vimeo High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a song from Tibet called “Song of Sorrow”, performed by a young singer from Kham named Dawoe. The music video has been posted and viewed online many times since around March this year, including on YouTube. The melody of the song is quite mournful, and […]

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High Peaks Pure Earth − Video Channel

High Peaks Pure Earth − Video Channel

0 by / on 17/01/2012, 20:26 / in Music from Tibet
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