THE MARVELOUS VOCAL ART OF LONG SONG

The Mongols who have been living in their homeland in Central Asian plateau since far prehistoric times used shamanic calls in their belief and worship of Father Tengri (Welkin) and the Mother Earth, which was the origin of Mongolian folk long song. Mongolian long song, as a melodious means for communication between human and nature offering, has been developed to perfection along the progressive process  of the nomadic civilization, turning into the classical form of vocal arts and an intangible cultural heritage of the Mongols.
We've launched it for You to introduce the diversity of Mongolian long song since the wide range of distinct styles and schools of it face a risk of extinction due to lack of awareness. 

Welcome and enjoy the brief introduction to Mongolian Long Song, its diverse local styles and school as well as the ritual long songs. We hope You will enjoy it!

'Mongolian Long Song' Mobile App

Our project team is introducing not only this website  www.urtynduu.mn, but also the 'Mongolian long song' Mobile app. It is the very FIRST Mobile app in the field of Mongolian cultural intangible heritage. Both available in iOs amd Android, in dual languages of Mongolian and English, it's the easiest accessible,  most distributive and primary source about Mongolian long song, its diverse styles and schools along with sample audio.

'Mongolian Long Song' App & Web Project Contributors

This project introduces the database of Mongolian long song compiled as a result of M.Dorjdagva, long song singer and long song researcher from the IISNC and their long-term long song study all over Mongol ethnic groups in Mongolia, Russia and China since 2007. The App and the Web are first of its kind and vital for it opens an opportunity for anyone to learn more about Mongolian long song  with its rich heritage, repertoire, diversity of ethnic styles, techniques and its feature characteristics, to study deeper and obtain research-based primary knowledge. 

This very FIRST mobile application of Mongolian folk arts has been created, introducing the diverse styles, school, techniques and genres of Mongolian folk long song. The mobile application provides sample audio, is accessible in English and Mongolian and available both for  iOS and Android systems.

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