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Event Archive - Music in the Park: Silk Road Music

Sun. July 22nd 2018 The Haywood Bandstand (All Ages)
1pm doors at anytime
Free
Presented by: Vancouver Borad of Parks and Recreation, West End community Centre Association
Silk Road Music
Celebrating Haywood Bandstands 105 years of Community Performances!

A musical adventure that explores China and beyond. A traditional Chinese Pipa (lute) weaving around a colourful thread of world instruments: Flamenco guitar, Indian flute, Middle Eastern Oud and world percussion. Qiu Xia He (Chu Sha Her) and Andre Thibault, a husband-and-wife team, combine their skills and talent, share the excitement of this new breed of Canadian multicultural music.

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Silk Road Music (Contemporary Chinese)

This fabulous Vancouver-based husband and wife duo introduces audiences to different cultures through music. Qiu Xia He is a virtuoso on the pipa, a Chinese lute with a wide range of expression. Multi-instrumentalist Andre Thibault plays guitar, oud, and percussion. The duo’s innovative approach uses classical Chinese music to promote cultural li... more info