“Just think about how you can go back home.”
Let's go! Let's search for the tree of life in our memories.
Following the voice of brave Sangpuy, you'll enter the mountains in a split second.
The breathtaking sounds, from the Nature’s soul make you feel the awe brought forth when you experience it in person.
This is a voice deriving from a distant tribe as well as a story about answering to the calls of the ancestors' spirits and about homecoming.
It is the voice deriving from a distant tribe, and a story about answering to the calls of the ancestors' spirits and about homecoming.
Sangpuy Katatepan Mavaliyw, who is often described as a young man with an old soul, is a youth from the ancient Pinuyumayan community in Taitung, where the mountains meet the ocean. After winning the Golden Melody Awards, he has staunchly shouldered the responsibility of passing on the traditional cultures. “When you are away from home, you only think about how you can go back home.”
In this concert, he introduces the soul of traditional tunes into modern melodies. Through the three main themes – “roots,” “trunks” and “leaves” -- he will perform with stars from the aboriginal communities to praise the roots of life, the unwavering love of mothers like trunks, and the joyful celebration of giving birth to offspring like branches and leaves that constantly grow. With music inherited from the elders in the aboriginal communities and the Mother Nature they respect and admire as the subject, the concert brings the audience to the mountains and forests in the celestial voice blessed by the ancestors' spirits along with the aboriginal cultures and memories about the native land.
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Sangpuy Katatepan Mavaliyw
Sangpuy is a singer from a Taiwanese aboriginal tribe and has twice won the Golden Melody Award for Best Vocalist in Aboriginal Language in 2013 and 2017 as well as the Golden Melody Awards for Best Vocal Recording Album and Album of the Year in 2017. Born in the ancient Pinuyumayan community in Taitung, where the mountains meet the ocean, Sangpuy is blessed with inherent unique voice that is able to turn the clamorous world into silence in a split second and fascinate audiences with the turning of the music notes and the primitive waves of energy.
- Vocal&Guitar │ Sangpuy
- Guitar │ Jen-yi Tseng, Yi Hao Kuo
- keyboard│ Chieh Jen Cheng, Hong Tzu-long
- Bass+Cello │ Jiro Yeh
- Percussion │ Alex Wu
- Drum │ James shen
- Flute │ Ling Nieh
- Music Director │ IO CHEN
- Program Director │ Isaac Chen
- Director │ Charlie Peng
- Producer │ Stephanie Lee, Sunday Wang
- Stage Design │ Max Li
- Lighting Design │ LUMI Light Studio, Yuling Wu, Hwua-Hwua Shen
- Sound Design │ Jiang Qi Ming, Gatsby Lin, Jeans Chen
- Visual Design │ ACT creative
- Agent │ Jerry Chen
- Artists Agency │ Katatepan Cultural Studio
- Concerts Production │ Young Hope Entertainment
- Duration: Approx. 100 minutes without intermission.
For presenting the best performance, the artist has not yet announced the details of the program. For the latest news, please check the official website of TIFA.