Anthology of Mongolian Khöömii is :
A dissemination of ethnomusicological research, a tool for the transmission of khöömii heritage, a chance for its worldwide promotion, a cultural and academic exchange.

Following the inscription of Mongolian Traditional Art of Khöömei* on the Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2010, Routes Nomades Association, promoter of Mongolian culture and music, that participated in the elaboration of the nomination dossier of this inscription, has created the first anthology on Mongolian khöömii. The project aims to promote and disseminate the knowledge on Mongolian khöömii worldwide, strengthen the inheritance link between the old and young generation and foster the exchange and interaction between the stakeholders in khöömii studies.Presenting the contemporaneity of the tradition of Mongolian khöömii, Anthology of Mongolian Khöömii is significant on promoting cultural diversity in today’s global society. The project has the following three phases:

1. Edition of the first-ever anthology of the Mongolian khöömii (Double disc with a comprehensive booklet in Mongolian, English and French, release in January 2017 by Buda Musique);

2. International Tour to promote the disc, (France, Switzerland, Morocco), accompanied with a research protocol on khöömii in Spring 2016 and an exceptional concert of Khusugtun group in December 2016 for the release of the Anthology;

3. A cultural and academic event (Mongolia, 2017)

*Original title of the nomination dossier

Report of the Anthology of Mongolian Khöömii Tour, Spring 2016

In two months, we – a group of 16 people, including 12 musicians, 3 managers and 1 filmmaker – traveled more than 25500 km for over 99 hours, around 2 continents, 3 countries and 11 cities to produce 60 activities that reached an audience of 9287 persons and 54 media talked about us…

Take a look at the complete report here.