Cbs news was on the red carpet for the 2017 grammy awards at the staples center in. The ensemble is not a fixed group of musicians, but rather a loose collective of as many as 59 musicians, composers, arrangers, visual artists and storytellers citation needed from eurasian cultures the ensemble has regularly commissioned new works from across a broad musical spectrum, including works by zhao jiping and. A playlist without borders silk road ensemble, yoyo ma. Explore the everchanging idea of home through original and traditional folk tunes interpreted by the silk road ensemble, yoyo ma, and a range of remarkable guest artists. The musical ensemble focuses on creating a flow of connectivity amongst different. The idea of the european silk road has been successfully presented by mario holzner wiiw in cooperation with the austrian national bank and the vienna institute for international economical studies to a very diverse audience at the permanent representation of. Think that struts is still not good enough, check out silkroad,the j2ee web application framework, it is a complete solution include all the layer for an. And in a radical experiment, he brought together musicians from the lands of the silk road to cocreate a new artistic idiom, a musical language founded in. Lines flow throughout the brochure and meet at each fold to eventually fold out into a poster. This excerpt was filmed during a concert by the silkroad ensemble with yoyo ma in harvard universitys sanders theatre in. Join me on a voyage of culinary discovery that stretches through the ages and across half the world, from china in the east to persia and on to the mediterranean in the west, along the ancient network of trading routes known today as the silk road. His idea was to bring together musicians from diverse cultures to share ideas, collaborate in performance, and ultimately broaden the experiences of audiences. The silk road ensemble is a musical collective and a part of silkroad.
With a playlist without borders, the silk road ensemble once again demonstrates that there are no barriers for those approaching music with an open mind. Overview v biography v discography v songs v credits v awards v related v. Live from tanglewood, directed by awardwinning documentary filmmaker morgan neville, features an exhilarating silk road ensemble concert performance filmed at the 2012. Yoyo ma has announced that he is stepping down from the artistic directorship of silkroad, previously known as the silk road project, and the silkroad ensemble. Yoyo ma steps down from silkroad ensemble news the strad. The ensemble appears in many configurations and settings, from intimate groups of two and three in museum galleries to rousing complements of eighteen in concert halls, public squares, and amphitheaters. Yoyo ma and the silk road ensemble, the album stands confidently on its own as a glimpse. Silk road ensemble tickets 2020, silk road ensemble tour dates 2020, silk road ensemble schedule 2020. The silk road ensemble smithsonian folklife festival. The silk road ensemble draws together distinguished performers and composers from more than twenty countries in asia, europe, and the americas.
The silkroad ensemble has performed in more than 30 countries, in venues ranging from concert halls to stadiums to museum galleries throughout the world, from new yorks carnegie hall to shanghai stadium. Hireright provides an industryleading, preintegrated solution with silkroad recruiting. In an evening highlighting the percussionists of the silkroad ensemble, get to know the artists and the works theyve selected in the intimate brooks concert hall. News yoyo ma speaks at university of michigan, convenes day of action in flint.
The silk road brought indian culture and later the islamic faith to indonesia, and one hopes that the group. Silkroad artists will be sharing short, musical performances live on facebook and instagram bringing music of comfort and joy directly from our homes into yours. Soon thereafter he established the silk road ensemble, and the groups first recording, silk road journeys. When the presenter read the name of her group, the multimember silk road ensemble, which won for the album sing me home, fujii and seven other ensemble members. The long, wide band of land from turkey to china brought wealth and. The silkroad ensemble has performed in more than 30 countries, in venues ranging from concert halls to stadiums to museum galleries throughout the world, from new yorks carnegie hall to.
Yoyo ma and the silk road ensemble, the album stands confidently on its own as a glimpse into the music and personal memories that most inspire the individual artists of the ensemble. Yoyo mas silkroad ensemble in residence at rice musicians from yoyo mas silkroad ensemble joined cultural leaders at the baker institute for public policy sept. From the director of the oscarwinning documentary 20 feet from stardom and the critically acclaimed best of enemies, morgan nevilles new film the music of strangers. Careers at behance adobe portfolio blog powered by behance creative career tips download the app english english cestina dansk deutsch espanol francais italiano nederlands norsk polski portugues p suomi svenska turkce.
Yoyo mas silk road ensemble has continued to develop its intercultural ways, exploring those along the trade routes maritime as well as landbased that stretched for centuries from the mediterranean world to china and even beyond. As creative tribes from the east and west continue to intertwine both online and. The silk road ensemble, a music collective comprising around 60 musicians, composers, storytellers, and other artists, grew out of a project and organization founded by yoyo ma in 1998. Connecting cultures, creating trust celebrated the living traditional arts of peoples of silk road lands. Sing me home is a companion album, developed and recorded alongside the music of strangers. Religion has been one of the most important cultural forces to promote the dissemination of music along the silk road. Inspired by the exchange of ideas and traditions along the historical silk road, cellist yoyo ma established silkroad in 1998 to explore how the arts can advance global understanding. The ancient silk road was a vast network of trade routes whose flow of ideas, culture, music, and art crossed the mountains and deserts of central asia to connect east asia and the mediterranean. Since 2000 the silk road ensemble has been redefining classical music for 21stcentury audiences. Oct 15, 2010 the silkroad ensemble with yoyo ma performed this piece at the park avenue armory in new york, ny. Our panel for adobe premiere pro uploads to vimeo and simplifies your workflow. Experience instruments, rhythms, and melodies from along the silk road and beyond, including japan, india, central asia, the middle east, peru, cuba, africa, and america. Join us for an online watch party with friends and strangers from all corners of the world. You can find the list of the silk road ensemble tour dates here.
Yoyo ma talks about his latest album with his multicultural group, the silk road ensemble hugh mcintyre contributor opinions expressed by forbes contributors are. At the tanglewood music festival, the silkroad ensemble and its artistic director, the cellist yoyo ma, perform a program of popular and contemporary crosscultural works. Yeti out kicks off 2018 with the launch of its compilation seriescumrecord label. The silk road ensemble concert tickets are on sale.
Sounds of silk road chicago chicago symphony orchestra, silk road ensemble, yo. We hope that you enjoy this cultural and musical journey. Off the stage, they lead professional development and musiciantraining workshops, create residency programs in schools, museums, and communities, and experiment with new media and genres to share silkroads approach to radical cultural collaboration. The silk road ensemble with yoyo mas a playlist without borders is the groundbreaking groups fifth recording and the first since 2009s grammy nominated off the map. Scroll down for more silkroad home sessions videos.
Aug 25, 2011 this excerpt was filmed during a concert by the silkroad ensemble with yoyo ma in harvard universitys sanders theatre in march 2011. Members of islamic sufi orders, who have traditionally welcomed the use of music, chant, and sacred dance as elements of prayer, were instrumental in spreading spiritual songs among their adherents. Founded in 1903, the seattle symphony is one of americas leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history. Kayhan kalhor speaks about this piece in a video interview.
Explore releases from the silk road ensemble at discogs. Silk road ensemble, osvaldo golijov, gabriela lena frank. Yoyo ma and the silk road ensemble tells the extraordinary story of the renowned international musical collective created by legendary cellist yoyo ma. Since 2000, the silk road ensemble has been at the core of silkroads work.
Silk road music is an award winning group that has taken chinesewestern collaboration to a new level. The silk road ensemble was formed in 2000 in the united states under the direction of cellist yoyo ma. Yoyo ma and the silk road ensemble documentary photograph. Over the years, the silk road ensemble has evolved from a group of strangers, brought together by artistic director yo yo ma, into a closeknit band of friends. Musicians from yoyo mas silkroad ensemble joined cultural leaders at the baker institute for public policy sept. Founded in 2000 by cellist yoyo ma as part of the silk road project, the silkroad ensemble is a multicultural musical ensemble that gathers together musicians, composers. The grammynominated documentary the music of strangers. The ensemble performs throughout the world, and has recorded six albums. The silkroad ensemble with yoyo ma performed this piece at the park avenue armory in new york, ny. In engaging, highenergy performances, the silk road ensemble draws on a rich tapestry of traditions that make up our shared cultural heritage, creating a new musical language a uniquely engaging and accessible encounter between the foreign and the familiar that reflects our manylayered contemporary identities. Off the stage, they lead professional development and musiciantraining workshops, create residency programs in schools, museums, and communities, and experiment with new media. The silk road ensemble with yoyo ma 20, sony masterworks. Yoyo mas silk road ensemble has continued to develop its intercultural ways, exploring those along the trade routes maritime as well as landbased that stretched for centuries from the.
The musical ensemble focuses on creating a flow of connectivity amongst different cultures across the world. The 2002 smithsonian folklife festival the silk road. Under the leadership of music director ludovic morlot since september 2011, the symphony is heard live from september. Good, but i wanted the music they played on video story of the silk road ensemble. Yoyo ma founded the silk road ensemble to present world music with musicians and composers from asia, europe, and the americas. Founded by yoyo ma, home to the silk road ensemble, silkroad is the edge where education, business, and the arts come together to transform the world 61 tracks. Cbs news was on the red carpet for the 2017 grammy awards at the. The silk road ensemble telecharger et ecouter les albums. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from the silk road ensemble at the discogs marketplace. Careers at behance adobe portfolio blog powered by behance creative career tips download the app.
Jul 25, 2016 released as a companion album to the documentary film the music of strangers. L,ensemble melent plusieurs traditions pour une creation originale dont le resultat est une musique vibrante et cosmopolite tout a l. Yoyo mas silkroad ensemble in residence at rice art. Founded by ma in 1998, the project has aimed to promote multicultural artistic collaboration and education.
One of the most powerfully surviving features of the old silk road today is the variety of music performed, on instruments old and new, indigenous and. The silk road ensemble tour dates 2020 the silk road. The idea of the european silk road has been successfully presented by mario holzner wiiw in cooperation with the austrian national bank and the vienna institute for international. The silk road ensemble and worldrenowned cellist yo yo ma win best world music album for sing me home. Yoyo ma speaks at university of michigan, convenes day of action in flint. The ensemble is not a fixed group of musicians, but rather a loose collective of as many as 59 musicians, composers. The ensemble brings together musicians from the countries of the silk road, the united states, and europe to explore the relationship between tradition and innovation in music from the east and the west. Released as a companion album to the documentary film the music of strangers. I was going to purchase the happier songs singularly. Lisa fischer, gregory porter youtube yoyo ma, chris. Off the map is a testament to that transformation, as the silk road project celebrates its 10th anniversary. Yoyo mas silkroad ensemble in residence at rice religion. The projects scope subsequently expanded, using the silk road as a metaphor for connecting artistic endeavours worldwide and across cultures.
The silkroad ensemble drew on traditional and popular vietnamese and american songs. Get your team aligned with all the tools you need on one secure. Recruiters can easily order track and hireright background screening services from within the. Silkroad creates music that engages difference, sparking radical cultural collaboration and passion. The silkroad ensemble performs throughout the world, and has recorded seven albums. The silkroad ensemble performs both traditional music and newly commissioned works.958 1301 112 1204 119 506 804 1502 1419 130 502 675 439 1307 606 784 292 832 966 977 822 1324 620 487 326 1306 1372 1416 1430 1421 1316 752 498 636 1262 1191 59 81 131 465 401 868 1269 1031