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Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

1 by / on 07/12/2017, 17:14 / in Comment, Interview, Latest, Music, Music, People

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a profile of professional Tibetan cellist Dolma Tsering from Shigatse. The profile was published on WeChat on August 7, 2017 but has since been deleted. The piece can still be found online such as on this website, from which the accompanying images were extracted.

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Passing Down The Gesar Story to Every Generation: An Interview with Gesar Bard Tsering Wangdu

Passing Down The Gesar Story to Every Generation: An Interview with Gesar Bard Tsering Wangdu

0 by / on 08/04/2015, 12:40 / in Music, People

It’s morning. An old Tibetan man approaching his eighties lights some incense, prays, and begins reciting the epic Tibetan classic poem, Gesar, into a worn-out old tape recorder. “Almost every night for the past sixty years, I dream about Gesar. The next day, I record the stories I dreamed from the previous night,” the old man told a reporter.

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