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Kachin Myay (The Land of Kachins)

A song in Burmese about how the Kachin people welcome everyone to their land. Gitameit Voices Soprano Ngai Ngai’s aunt, K-Ja Nue recorded this song to great acclaim and made it popular all over Burma.

This song welcomes you to “Kachin Land” where one of major ethnic groups of Myanmar, “Kachin”, live and it is sung by Ngai Ngai in Burmese. Download an mp4 version of this video.

Trip to Myitkyina in Kachin State

In January, Gitameit students and faculty travelled to Myitkyina in Kachin State at the Northernmost end of Myanmar. They rehearsed in the trains and buses on the way up. They toured the area holding music workshops and performances, and participated in the Kachin Manou Festival.

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