Along the Silk Road Featuring Members of the Silkroad Ensemble

Sunday, October 15, 2017, 11 AM

Free tickets available starting at 10 am on Tuesday, October 3.

Silkroad Ensemble members share musical traditions from around the world in these engaging family-friendly programs, introducing instruments from the historical Silk Road region and beyond. Using stories and performance, the workshops explore the common cultural roots that connect us to our neighbors around the world.

Featured artists are Jeffrey Beecher, bass; Nicholas Cords, viola; Haruka Fujii, percussion; Shaw Pong Liu, violin and erhu; Shane Shanahan, percussion; and Wu Tong, sheng, bawu, suona, and vocals.

Photo: Max Whittaker

  • Venue: Freer Gallery of Art
  • Event Location: Meyer Auditorium
  • Cost: Free tickets available starting at 10 am on Tuesday, October 3.