Ih Taliin Shuranhai – Concert Dedicated to the Long Song

Greetings everyone! I participated in the concert “Ih Taliin Shuranhai” organised by the collective of Long Song Singers “Ono Chuulga” which I integrated a few months ago, as a Morin Huurch.It was a concert of around 2 hours in which I could play Morin Huur with an ensemble of around 100 long song singers (3 …

International Folk Art Festival in Chinggis Hot

Greetings everyone! Chinggis Hot in Hentii organised an International Folk Art Festival where many people could represent Mongolian culture, ethnic group culture or their own culture. I was invited for this occasion and I performed 3 songs, 2 on Morin Huur, and one on Morchang.For the little story, I actually had food poisoning in the …

Celebration of the Naadam 2017

Greetings everyone! I performed on Ulaanbaatar’s Main Square (Sukhbaatar Square) in front of the government palace for the Naadam celebration. After the performance a deel competition was organised. I happened to participate without really knowing what was going on at the time, and the funny thing is that I won the first prize – Most …

Striking a Chord Documentary On Aljazeera TV

Greetings everyone! I made an apparition in the Striking a Chord short documentary shot by Pearly Jacob, for Aljazeera TV. Here, she talks about the modern Morin Huur style, the orchestra, the western education, and the ancestral heritage as well as how those two periods are cohabiting together. Here is the little documentary

Cultural Exchange and Performance in Erenhot

Greetings everyone! I was invited by the owner of a store which sells French products and especially wine. His boutique is located in Erenhot, Inner Mongolia. Erenhot is situated a few kilometers from the Mongolian border, in China. I was asked to talk about the French food and wine culture. As it was the opening …

First performance accompanying an Urtiin Duuchin

Greetings everyone! I was requested today to accompany an Urtiin Duuchin (Long Song singer) during a family celebration. It was the ceremony of cutting the first hair of a child. It was the first time for me to follow an Urtiin Duuchin. Before going on stage we talked a bit to agree on which song …

5th International Festival and Symposium of Morin Huur – 2016

Greetings everyone! It was a great joy to be part of the Morin Huur Symposium this year. It was an incredible event! Many players came from all over Mongolia as well as the Buryat, Kalmyk and Kazakh people. The opportunity to see different styles of playing was absolute gold! In the morning we had the …

Interview for the Blog La Voz de Siberia

Greetings everyone! I was interviewed by the blog “La Voz de Siberia”. They were mainly curious about the calligraphy, and the hoomii! It is with real pleasure that I shared my experience and answered their questions. The online version is available on their website HERE. (I think it is in Spanish!) Below the English version of …