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BBC Radio 3

Music Planet - Grasslands

For this major series to accompany BBC One's 'Human Planet', Andy Kershaw and Lucy Duran go in search of music from some of the world's remotest locations. This week: Grasslands.

In Mongolia Lucy meets the group Khusugtun who perform traditional throat songs in exhilarating contemporary arrangements.

Tavan Tes
Trad
Performed by Khusugtun
Recorded by the BBC in at the Choijin Lama Temple Museum in Ulaanbataar

Toroi Bandi
Trad arr Ariunbold
Performed by Khusugtun
Recorded by the BBC in at the Choijin Lama Temple Museum in Ulaanbataar

Producer James Parkin.

Release date: 17 Feb 2011

6 minutes

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