Fri 4 Nov BEMAC - ‘TUNES ASIA’ ~ ‘Amazing Tunes & Voices from Asia’

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Friday 4 November - Not to be missed!!! The last Cultivart of 2005!!!!!
BEMAC ‘Cultivart’ series presents
‘TUNES ASIA’ ~ ‘Amazing Tunes & Voices from Asia’

With prominent Tibetan musician and singer Tenzin Choegyal, a Master of traditional instruments such as the Dranyen (long-necked lute) and Lingbu (transverse bamboo flute). Tenzin is also accomplished on ritual instruments such as the Suna (reed instrument), and he utilises singing bowls, bells, and gongs within his compositions. Tenzin has an outstanding voice, rich and memorable in its poignancy and intensity.

Baatar Sukh from Mongolia, is a Master of the horse headed fiddle Morin chuur and throat singing, where two or three vocal lines are produced simultaneously by selectively amplifying harmonics.

Shigeru Yomei Nakajima from Japan, is an accomplished Kinko-ryu Shakuhachi Master who has performed in Japan, China and Australia (Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane).

Guest artist on the dance floor is Omar Pumar Romay, Theatre Director from ‘Orisha International Arts’ presenting traditional Balinese Mask Dance.

Time: 8.00pm
Venue: BEMAC Indoor Space, Yungaba 120 Main Street, Kangaroo Point
Tickets: $14 full Price / $12 concessions / $10 BEMAC members
Bookings: Phone BEMAC on 33914433
Licensed Bar

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