Dharamshala: - The newly-found HITA (Himalayan International Tradition Arts) Music Agency from Japan had launched its upcoming music event, the 'Tashi Delek' Concert at Hotel Tibet, launched by renowned Tibetan artist 'Jhola Tehchung'.
The production also included a wonderful performance by special guest, Tenzin jigme, from JJI Exile Brothers. He attended to support the concert and was pleased to see new steps being taken towards promoting Himalayan based artists. He also sang a few songs to celebrate the launch.
HITA will be organizing a 4-day mega musical concert from 29th June - 2nd July at Choglamsar TCV School ground in Ladakh. More than 25 prominent, young and budding musicians, from the entire Himalayan Region, from across various genres including folk to fusion to pop, have been invited.
Among the many artists coming from all parts of the world to perform at the concert, are, Prashant Tamang (Indian Idol 3 Winner), Techung (renowned folk and freedom singer/songwriter), Nima Rumba (Popular Nepali Singer & Actor), Dechen Zang (Bhutanese lead pop singer and actress), and many more.
When asked about the concert, Techung remarked, "I support HITA's work. Through their love of traditional and contemporary music and culture, HITA has brought about a platform for various talented artists from the rich Himalayan musical traditions. Music brings the community together. I am honored to be part of HITA's upcoming 2014 "Tashi Delek Concert" in Ladakh. I ask everyone to join in and wish them success."
The concert will be one of the biggest to ever happen in Ladakh. Music enthusiasts from all across the world are expected to attend.
HITA Music Agency is a socially oriented Himalayan music agency that promotes Himalayan artists, and works to find them various stage and promotion opportunities.