[World Music Workshop]
Nawang Khechog(Tibet)

[World Music Workshop]
Nawang Khechog(Tibet)

Oct.03(Thu)(16:00, Forest stage(Osong-je))

All Free

Performance presentation
[World Music Workshop]

Time to Communicate with Foreign Musicians through Music

Opportunity to enjoy world music genres in person which are usually difficult to approach. The audience and musicians on the stage becomes one through music beyond their nationalities. You can get kind explanations about unfamiliar music and instruments of other countries.

Nawang Khechog

Master of Meditation Music Playing Peace

Nawang Khechog is the first Tibetan Grammy Nominee and the most renowned Tibetan flutist in the world. He has won multiple awards from Tibet, India, Nepal and United States of America. He is one of the Tibet's foremost world music & spiritual music composers and also one of the first Tibetan musicians to be able to break into international music scene with his original and authentic musical compositions (solo and collaborative albums) to be distributed around the world through “Sounds True" and other record labels.

Nawang was a monk for 11 years and studied Buddhist philosophy and meditation with His Holiness the Dalai Lama and many other Tibetan masters. He also lived as a hermit, meditating in the Himalayan foothills for several years under the guidance of His Holiness.

Nawang received Tibetan Music Award (“Special Recognition", similar to "Life Time Achievement Award”). He also received Raasrang World Flute Festival Award of India from former president of India, Dr. A.P.G. Abdul Kalam and International Civil Golden Award, The Highest Civilian Award of Nepal, and he received "The Multi-cultural Award "from Boulder and the Visionary Awards of Colorado, USA, "Best Music of the Year" and "Best World Music".

▣ homepage - https://www.nawangkhechog.com/