The Silk Road Ensemble, 15th Anniversary Year
This evening's eclectic performance marks the 15th anniversary of artistic director Yo-Yo Ma's internationally minded non-profit arts, cultural and educational organization The Silk Road Project, which presents performances by the critically-acclaimed Silk Road Ensemble.
The iconic performance group is a collective of internationally-renowned performers and composers from more than 20 countries who collaborate on a diverse range of musical and multimedia projects.
The 60-member globetrotting ensemble has performed in 105 cities, 30 countries and recorded five albums, with its most recent release Off the Map being nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Classical Crossover Album in 2011.
You can join Valley Performing Arts Center for a celebration where "Classical music making rarely achieves this combination of spontaneity and superb craftsmanship" — The Washington Post
October 22, 2013, 7:30 PM
About the sponsor:
The Valley Performing Arts Center offers a vibrant and diverse performance program to the University community every season, as well as serving as the intellectual and cultural heart of the San Fernando Valley. The Valley Performing Arts Center at California State University, Northridge is known for its commitment to bringing engaging professional performances of the highest caliber to its exceptional venues.