Music is Life CD

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“Music is Life” track listing

Posted by on 29 Nov 2008 | Tagged as: Music is Life CD

Listen to a sample playlist of “Music is Life”

1 Beautiful Girl / Bhumo Zhema Any face is beautiful when it carries a smile. 4:21
2 Ama Whimsically beseeching a bird to carry a message of hope to Tibet . 4:58
3 Crane Song (Ngagpey Sungkey) Despite deep attachment, a crane cannot survive on a frozen lake. 7:35
4 Tso Marpo Blue, red, yellow and white are the colours attributed to the body, speech, heart and consciousness. 6:57
5 Lotus Born Musical homage to the great compassionate mantra “Om Ma Ni Phad May Hum” (Jewel in the Lotus). 10:21
6 Little Things The best things in life are the little things. For Isabella. 5:58
7 Dawey Wola Under the moon, sharing our thoughts and dreams. 6:30
8 Jhi Chung The bird in the Willow has the sweetest song. 4:33
9 Music Is Life / Menfanh A song about Lansana’s beautiful village in Guinea where he used to play music by the river in the evening. 7:20

Download tracks or order the CD at our online store.

Full-length streaming tracks

Posted by on 29 Nov 2008 | Tagged as: Music is Life CD

Download tracks or order the CD at our online store.

Proceeds from sales go to support the Tibetan Children’s Village in Dharamsala, India.

“Music is Life” credits

Posted by on 28 Nov 2008 | Tagged as: Music is Life CD

Tibet2Timbuk2 members

Guest Artists

Thank yous
We would like to thank our families for their support and for still loving us even though we got home at ridiculous hours too many times. Paola, Isabella, Bronny, Tashi and Pemma – thank you! Deep respect to Shen’s tabla guru-jis, Debu Bhattacharya and the late Pandit Kaviraj Ashutosh Bhattacharya and many thanks to all our friends.

Thanks also to the Perfect Potion who got behind the project from the beginning (Sal Battaglia & Carolyn Stubbin), Joe Malone (JLM Audio), Terika, Peter Hunt, Lansana Camara and Taro Terahara.

Special thanks to Karma Phuntsok for the original artwork and Sharon Wood for all her hard work.

Production notes

Recorded at Studio45 (2007-08)
Recorded, mixed and mastered by Marcello Milani at Studio VoxBox
Artwork by Karma Phuntsok (
Photographs by Carolyn Stubbin
Graphic Design by Choice Creative

A portion of proceeds goes to support Tibetan Children’s Village in Dharamsala, India.  Thanks for your support.