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Arab-Latin-Jazz Fusions: Simon Shaheen and Qantara
<p>Enjoy an invigorating blend of music from the worlds of jazz, Latin, and Arab traditions. Joining composer, violinist, and ud (Arab lute) virtuoso Simon Shaheen is a genre-crossing ensemble on ney (Arab flute), qanun (Arab zither), guitar, violin, cello, and percussion. Recorded live in concert at the Freer|Sackler on June 23, 2018.</p>

Musicians from Marlboro: Penderecki and Brahms
<p>Violinist Robin Scott, a member of the Grammy Award-winning Ying Quartet, joins four other participants in the prestigious Marlboro Music Festival to perform Krzysztof Pendereckis String Trio and Johannes Brahms String Quintet, op. 88. He performs with violinist Tessa Lark, violists Rebecca Albers and Molly Carr, and cellist Marcy Rosen.</p>

Miyabi Koto Shamisen Ensemble
<p>Hear new and traditional music for Japanese instruments performed by this ensemble of fourteen kotos with shamisen and shakuhachi. Based in New York, the Miyabi Ensemble extends the range of music for Japanese instruments through an array of innovative styles. Guest artists John Kaizan Neptune on shakuhachi, guitarist Michael Gilsinan, and percussionist Manny Arciniega join &#8230;</p>

Silkroad Ensemble: Musical Postcards from the Freer|Sackler
<p>The Grammy Award-winning Silkroad Ensemble gives the world premiere of a major new composition that Silkroad musicians, inspired by works of art on view in the galleries, wrote for the Freer|Sackler. Performing in this debut are Sandeep Das on tabla (Indian drums), Kojiro Umezaki on shakuhachi (Japanese flute), Shaw Pong Liu on violin and erhu &#8230;</p>

Buddhist Music from Zhihua Temple
<p>Hear Buddhist music from seventeenth-century China as the Zhihua Buddhist Temple Ensemble performs on traditional ritual instruments. This six-person group features two members of the twenty-seventh generation of Zhihua musicians, a long-time artist with the Shanghai Peking Opera House Orchestra, and a former member of Yo-Yo Ma&#8217;s Silkroad Ensemble.</p>
Subodh Gupta: Terminal as installed in the Sackler gallery pavillion
Photo of detail, Disk (bi) with knobs, feline and dragon Ceremonial object

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detail, metalwork bird/drinking vessel
Five different imaging scans of the Cosmic Buddha
detail from a painting, F1902.22
detail, metalwork bird/drinking vessel

detail, the Peacock Room featuring The Princess painting
blue and white vases on gilded shelving in the green and blue peacock room
detail, fighting peacocks in the Peacock Room
Detail, Caprice in Purple and Gold: The Golden Screen, F1904.75a image

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Visitors at the Freer entrance

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Iga Vase

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