Championing the revival of ethnic music, Alena is making sound waves in the music industry. She has not only been invited to participate in the Unesco Youth Forum in Paris, she is also releasing the first music video in the Kelabit language. “I’d like to see a vibrant arts scene in Malaysia where people can participate in the arts no matter their geography, economic background, gender or political stance. I’d like to see us comfortably hold on to our cultural heritage,” she says. She currently tours the world in her effort to promote the value of the unique forms of music Malaysia has to offer.
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