WMI PLUS At Home
WMI PLUS At Home features artist conversations and demonstrations, and takes a deeper dive into the musical traditions and instruments from around the world from the comfort and safety of your home. These talks are led by fellow musicians, journalists, scholars, radio hosts, DJs and ethnomusicologists.
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 6 PM ET
Techung: Music of Tibet
WMI PLUS At Home Experiences are free of charge, but you must register to reserve your space. When registering online, please be sure to complete your reservation by selecting the PROCESS ORDER button on the REVIEW page. You will receive an email confirmation once your registration is complete.
Only registered participants will receive email instructions on how to join the event via Zoom online. Notifications will be sent 24 hours prior to the event.
Techung is a Tibetan singer, songwriter, and performer who grew up in exile in Dharamsala, India. He will showcase traditional Tibetan music and instruments, and discuss the crucial work of preserving and archiving the endangered music of Tibet. He will be joined by Tim McHenry, Chief Programmatic Officer of the Rubin Museum of Art in NYC. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session in which Techung will take questions from attendees.
WMI PLUS and WMI PLUS At Home experiences are supported by a grant from Con Edison.