The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma: Live from Tanglewood

 

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The Silk Road Ensemble

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Formed under the artistic direction of cellist Yo-Yo Ma in 2000, the Silk Road Ensemble gathers distinguished performers and composers from more than 20 countries to explore contemporary multicultural musical crossroads.

Called a “roving musical laboratory without walls” by the Boston Globe, the Ensemble has performed to critical acclaim throughout Asia, Europe and North America and has recorded five albums. 

Learn more at silkroadproject.org


Performers

  • Yo-Yo Ma, Artistic Director, cello
  • Jeffrey Beecher, contrabass
  • Nicholas Cords, viola
  • Sandeep Das, tabla
  • Johnny Gandelsman, violin
  • Joseph Gramley, percussion
  • Colin Jacobsen, violin
  • Eric Jacobsen, cello
  • Kayhan Kalhor, kamancheh
  • Dong-Won Kim, jang-go, vocals
  • Cristina Pato, gaita
  • Shane Shanahan, percussion
  • Mark Suter, percussion
  • Kojiro Umezaki, shakuhachi
  • Wu Man, pipa
  • Wu Tong sheng, bawu, vocals 

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