World Music Library – Music of North-East Thailand (King Records)

Since ancient times in Thailand, every religious rite, village festival, wedding, birth of a child, etc. are accompanied by singing and music. For Thai music, there is no halftone. Musical pieces usually have a simple rhythm (with small variations), performed more often at a fast pace. … Read more

World Music Library – Music of Myanmar (King Records)

Located on the western edge of southeast Asia, Myanmar has developed its own unique culture under the powerful influence of Thailand, China, and India. This disc presents an anthology of Myanmar’s diverse music, from the quiet chamber music to the lively outdoor ensemble… Read more