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Russia: A Song of Ice and Fire! Siberian Buryat musicians play Game of Thrones theme03:11

Russia: A Song of Ice and Fire! Siberian Buryat musicians play Game of Thrones theme

Russian Federation, Ulan-Ude
April 29, 2016 at 12:08 GMT +00:00 · Published

"I read in the comments [to the video] on social networks that the people were just interested and asked if maybe we could come to the city of Irkutsk, for example, or another towns. Not long distances but anyway, they asked when we could come to their cities and give a concert using these covers and soundtracks. People are interested in it."

Buryat musicians performed the main theme from the American fantasy TV series The Game of Thrones on traditional Mongolian instruments, practicing the rousing music in the eastern Siberian city of Ulan-Ude.

Artists of “Baikal” Buryat State National Theatre of Song and Dance, Aldar Dashiev, Altana Rinchinova and Larisa Sharaldayeva, played the popular melody dressed in traditional Buryat dress.

The artists skillfully rendered the song using traditional Mongolian instruments. The ‘limbe’, a traditional Mongolian wooden flute, provided the melody, played alongside the ‘yoochin’ hammered dulcimer and the ‘morin khuur’, a Mongolian version of a horsehead fiddle considered to be a Mongolian symbol,

According to one of the artists, Larisa Sharaldayeva, "Such a symbiosis is interesting for us personally. Especially when European, classical, or ethno-rock [music] is combined with folk instruments, it results in very beautiful and unusual music and for listeners it sounds delectable."

The performance coincided with the sixth season’s TV series premiere that took place earlier on Sunday.

Russia: A Song of Ice and Fire! Siberian Buryat musicians play Game of Thrones theme03:11
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"I read in the comments [to the video] on social networks that the people were just interested and asked if maybe we could come to the city of Irkutsk, for example, or another towns. Not long distances but anyway, they asked when we could come to their cities and give a concert using these covers and soundtracks. People are interested in it."

Buryat musicians performed the main theme from the American fantasy TV series The Game of Thrones on traditional Mongolian instruments, practicing the rousing music in the eastern Siberian city of Ulan-Ude.

Artists of “Baikal” Buryat State National Theatre of Song and Dance, Aldar Dashiev, Altana Rinchinova and Larisa Sharaldayeva, played the popular melody dressed in traditional Buryat dress.

The artists skillfully rendered the song using traditional Mongolian instruments. The ‘limbe’, a traditional Mongolian wooden flute, provided the melody, played alongside the ‘yoochin’ hammered dulcimer and the ‘morin khuur’, a Mongolian version of a horsehead fiddle considered to be a Mongolian symbol,

According to one of the artists, Larisa Sharaldayeva, "Such a symbiosis is interesting for us personally. Especially when European, classical, or ethno-rock [music] is combined with folk instruments, it results in very beautiful and unusual music and for listeners it sounds delectable."

The performance coincided with the sixth season’s TV series premiere that took place earlier on Sunday.

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