Man playing violin.

Silkroad Ensemble: Buddhist Journeys

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 1 - 4 PM

Members of the famed Silkroad Ensemble explore musical responses to Encountering the Buddha and the Freer’s exhibitions of Buddhist art in spaces throughout the museums. Featured artists are Syrian-born clarinetist Kinan Azmeh, bassist Jeffrey Beecher, violist Nicholas Cords, Hadi Eldebek on ‘ud (Arab lute), percussionist Haruka Fujii, and Shaw Pong Liu on violin and erhu (Chinese fiddle).

  • Venue: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery,Freer Gallery of Art
  • Event Location: Freer|Sackler
  • Cost: Free; no tickets required