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The Silk Road Ensemble: Air to Air (Live From Lincoln Center)
Seeded by silkroadproject on 7 Jul 2011
Author: silkroadproject
On June 9, 2009, the Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma performed a free concert at Damrosch Park in New York City, which was broadcast on "Live From Lincoln Center." In this excerpt, the Ensemble and guest artists from Manhattan School of Music and the University of Michigan perform "Wa Habbibi" and "Tancas Serradas a Muru," movement's from composer Osvaldo Golijov's "Air to Air." Golijov has described this piece as "music born from community." The Silk Road Project shares this excerpt courtesy of Live From Lincoln Center. More information at
Work: Golijov: Air to Air
I - Wah Habbibi (My Beloved)
IV - Tancas Serradas a Muru (Walls Are Encircling the Land)
Composer: Osvaldo Golijov
Ensemble: Silk Road Ensemble
Presenter: Lincoln Center
Miscellaneous: Manhattan School of Music
Instrument: Violin ; Viola ; Cello ; Double Bass ; Changgo ; Gaita ; Kamancha ; Percussion ; Pipa ; Shakuhachi ; Sheng ; Tabla
Venue: Damrosch Park
Period: 21st Century