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Huun Huur Tu Tuvan Throat Singers

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Presented by The Consortium at First Unitarian Church, Pittsburgh PA

Oct 10 2019
Huun Huur Tu Tuvan Throat Singers

Huun Huur Tu is the seminal group from the Russian autonomous Republic of Tuva who popularized the folk tradition of throat-singing in the West.

In 1992, Huun-Huur-Tu was founded by Sasha Bapa, his brother Sayan, and two other musicians, Kaigal-ool Khovalyg and Albert Kuvezin. Ever since, they have tried to focus on the performance of “old and forgotten songs”, as Sasha put it. Sasha, Sayan, and Kaigal-ool were refugees of one of the large state-managed song and dance ensembles that became fixed institutions of the public cultural life during the Soviet era. For decades, these ensembles with their glitzy performances offered the

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$20 adv/$25 door all ages welcome

tickets on sale at Clothes Minded (Bloomfield), Caliban Books (Oakland), Jerry’s Records (Squirrel Hill), Dave’s Music Mine (South Side), Government Center Records (North Side) and online at:

Contact: 4126820591


    Official Website


  • Huun Huur Tu's "Odugen Taiga" live on KEXP.


First Unitarian Church

605 Morewood Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213


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