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Genres  Khoomei, folk
Name  Kaigal-ool Khovalyg
Occupation(s)  Musician
Role  Singer
Music group  Huun-Huur-Tu
Years active  1979-present

Kaigal-ool Khovalyg Huun Huur Tu Musicians
Birth name  Kaigal-ool Kim-oolovich Khovalyg
Born  20 August 1960 (age 55) Bajyn-Alaak, Tuvan Autonomous Oblast, Soviet Union (now Tuva Republic, Russia) (1960-08-20)
Associated acts  Huun-Huur-Tu, Yat-Kha, Tuva
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Albums  60 Horses In My Herd, Altai Sayan Tandy‐Uula, Spirits From Tuva, Where Young Grass Gr, The Orphan's Lament

Instruments  Vocals, igil, khoomei

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Kaigal-ool Kim-oolovich Khovalyg (Russian: Ховалыг Кайгал-оол Ким-оолович, Chovalyg Kajgal-ool Kim-oolovič, Tuvan: Ховалыг Кайгал-оол Ким-оол оглу, Chovalyg Kajgal-ool Kim-ool oglu, born 20 August 1960) is a Tuvan throat singer and co-founder of the Tuvan music group Huun-Huur-Tu.

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Kaigal-ool Khovalyg Huun Huur Tu Musicians

A self-taught overtone singer, Khovalyg worked as a shepherd until the age of 18. His musical career began when he was invited to join the Tuvan State Ensemble in 1979. He settled in Kyzyl and started teaching throat singing and igil. In 1993, after more than ten years with the State Ensemble, he left to devote his attention to his newly formed group, Huun-Huur-Tu.

Kaigal-ool Khovalyg Huun Huur Tu Musicians

He has performed and recorded with the Tuva Ensemble, Vershki da Koreshki, the World Groove Band, and the Volkov Trio.

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With a vocal range spanning tenor and bass, Khovalyg is particularly known for his skill in the khöömei and kargyraa singing styles.

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Mountain voice kaigal ool khovalyg huun huur tu at konya mystic music festival turkey 22 09 2015


References

Kaigal-ool Khovalyg Wikipedia


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