Silkroad Ensemble Pop-Up Performances: Buddhist Journeys

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 12 - 1 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, percussionists Shane Shanahan and Haruka Fujii, and Shaw Pong Liu on violin and erhu (Chinese fiddle). Musical walks begin at 2 and 3:30 pm in the lobby in front of the Freer’s Meyer Auditorium.

  • Venue: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery,Freer Gallery of Art
  • Event Location: Freer|Sackler
  • Cost: Free