Huun‐Huur‐Tu
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1992
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Huun‐Huur‐Tu

Huun‐Huur‐Tu Biography (Wikipedia)

Huun-Huur-Tu (Tuvan: Хүн Хүртү, Khün Khürtü,; Russian: Хуун-Хуур-Ту,; Chinese: 恒哈图; pinyin: Hénghātú) are a music group from Tuva, a republic of Russia situated on the Mongolia–Russia border.

The most distinctive characteristic of Huun-Huur-Tu's music is throat singing, in which the singers sing both the note (drone) and the drone's overtone(s), thus producing two or three notes simultaneously. The overtone may sound like a flute, whistle or bird, but is solely a product of the human voice.

The group primarily use native Tuvan instruments such as the igil, khomus (Tuvan jaw harp), doshpuluur, and dünggür (shaman drum). However, in recent years, the group have begun to selectively incorporate Western instruments, such as the guitar. While the thrust of Huun-Huur-Tu's music is fundamentally indigenous Tuvan folk music, they also experiment with incorporating not only Western instruments, but electronic music as well.

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Oske Cherde
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Oske Cherde

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Ensemble Opus Posth
Tatyana Grindenko
Vladimir Martynov
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Rushing Horses
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Rushing Horses
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Oske Cherde (Foreign Land)
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Oske Cherde (Foreign Land)
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Tuvan Internationale
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Tuvan Internationale
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Remembering Ulaatai River
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Remembering Ulaatai River
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Eerbek Aksy
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Eerbek Aksy
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Mountain Voice
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Mountain Voice
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Eki Attar
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Eki Attar
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Saryglarlar
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Saryglarlar
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Epilog
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Epilog
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Borannadyr Solo
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Borannadyr Solo
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Ching Söörtükchülerining Yryzy
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Ching Söörtükchülerining Yryzy
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30/40
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30/40
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Chiraahor
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Chiraahor
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Live music from the Siam Tent
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Live music from the Siam Tent
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Sixty Horses In My Herd
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Sixty Horses In My Herd
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Oske Tcherde
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Oske Tcherde
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Dadyr-Todur
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Dadyr-Todur
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Trad: Saryglarlar
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Trad: Saryglarlar
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Mazhalyk-Ta
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Mazhalyk-Ta
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Chyraa-Khoor
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Chyraa-Khoor
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Kozhamyk
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Prayer
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Prayer
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Aa Shuu Dekei-oo
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Aa Shuu Dekei-oo
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