Film Studies Showing: “The Music of Strangers”
7 p.m. Eric Edberg, cello
7:30 p.m. Film Showing
Green Center, 605 S. College Ave.
From the director of the Oscar®-winning documentary 20 Feet from Stardom and the critically acclaimed Best of Enemies, the award-winning film THE MUSIC OF STRANGERS: YO-YO MA AND THE SILK ROAD ENSEMBLE tells the extraordinary story of the renowned international musical collective created by legendary cellist YO-YO MA. The feature-length documentary follows this group of diverse instrumentalists; vocalists, composers, arrangers, visual artists and storytellers as they explore the power of music to preserve tradition, shape cultural evolution and inspire hope.
“The clearest reason for music, for culture... is it gives us meaning.” — Yo-Yo Ma
The public is welcome to attend this free event. No ticket is needed.