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Tibetan singer/songwriter

Tenzin

Bio

Tenzin Choegyal

Tenzin Choegyal draws on his traditional Tibetan roots to create original compositions which uniquely express his cultural lineage. He was born to a nomadic family in southwest Tibet, escaped into Nepal from the Chinese occupation and was raised in the Tibetan refugee community in Dharamsala, India. It was there, where His Holiness the Dalai Lama […]

Reviews

Tenzin at Womadelaide

“… Tibetan singer-instrumentalist Tenzin Choegyal, with a rapid vibrato and volume wattage to put any Italian opera tenor in the shade….” The Australian (Vincent Plush)   “Tenzin Choegyal bristled with talent, from his extraordinary singing and mastery of several instruments, to the telling of humorous anecdotes from Tibet.” Sunshine Coast Daily   “Tenzin Choegyal has been […]

Collaborations

Tibet2Timbuk2 at Brisbane City Hall

In the recent years Tenzin has worked with numerous prominent Australian musicians from many different genres: Michael Askill Shen Flindell Spiros Rantos Ash Grunwald Paul Coppen Stringmansassy Oscar and Marigold Riley Lee James Coates Tsering Dorjee Bawa Baatar Sukh Cathedral Band During tours of New Zealand he has worked with artists such as Tim Finn, […]