Come and join the second annual Silk Road Concert at Yenching/Harvard. Featuring music from Tibet, Turkey, China, and Japan by local musicians.
Tibetan group (6 people) with a string instrument, drum + vocal/dance;
Turkish group with a drum, vocal, and saz (Turkish guitar);
Chinese group with pipa (lute) & guzheng (a Chinese plucked zither with 18-23 strings);
Japanese group with koto (a Japanese zither) and shamisen (three-stringed).
These music styles and instruments are connected through the Silk Road over millennia. Free reception after the concert (some snacks and refreshments).
Free admission with pre-registration via Eventbrite. Donations welcome. Please sign up here and register below. Please print out the free ticket and give it to the volunteer folks at the entrance.
Yenching Institute is wheelchair accessible.