“The best musical of this century” (New York Times) has ju…
“One of the 21st century’s great ensembles.” Vancouver Sun
A grand odyssey around the world by one of music’s greatest ensembles
The virtuoso collective Silkroad Ensemble, founded by superstar cellist Yo-Yo Ma^, is inspired by the colours of the world and the rich musical language borne from our cultural differences.
Its Grammy Award-winning music is a vibrant, passionate and ecstatic celebration of global artistic traditions, performed by outstanding contemporary musicians representing dozens of nationalities and instrumental disciplines.
Universally famous in its own right, this dynamic, ever-evolving group is composed of international artists who unite to present unique, never-to-be-repeated concerts. Converging centuries, continents and cultures, its repertoire will bring together traditional Vietnamese, Chinese and Kazakh music; Finnish folk song; jugalbandi (Indian classical); popular jazz; and much more.
A privilege to see and even more beautiful to hear, Silkroad Ensemble’s maiden Queensland performance in QPAC’s Concert Hall will be a night to remember.
^Please note: Yo-Yo Ma will not be appearing.
“[A] roving musical laboratory without walls.” Boston Globe
“Exhilarating … one big joyful jam.” Herald-Tribune
Photographer: Liz Linder
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