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