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Kongar-ol Ondar, 51, Superstar Of Tuvan Throat-Singing
He traveled the globe introducing audiences to his people's art of overtone singing (producing two or more notes at once), becoming an audience favorite on the world-music circuit. In Tuva, a republic within the Russian Federation, he was "like John F. Kennedy, Elvis Presley and Michael Jordan kind of rolled into one." The New York Times 08/04/13
Posted August 6, 2013 12:58 AM




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