Archive for December 2005

Mongol Messenger – Fiddling while fame burns

Degi (Delgertsetseg) is Mongolia‚Äôs best-known fiddler, enthralling concertgoers and dinner parties alike for years with her interpretation of Mongolian standards. Her understated style distinguishes her from Vanessa Mae, the fiddler who has been wowing the western pop scene for a similar length of time. Degi usually plays solo, with a recorded backing; her act lacks…

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