Database of Southeast Asian Musical Instruments

Sulh Ensemble’s Artistic Director, Jon Silpayamanant, and other members of the ensemble are in the process of cataloging musical instrument projects. One of these projects…

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Sulh Ensemble at Worldfest 2019 (Louisville)

Sulh Ensemble is happy to announce that we’ll be performing at this year’s Worldfest on the Belvedere in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Sulh Ensemble Musical Instruments: Lisu Subu

The Subu is a long necked lute with snakeskin head used by the Tibeto-Burmese Lisu people that live throughout Burma (Myanmar) and portions of Thailand.

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Sulh Ensemble’s Musical Instruments: Thai Phin (พิณ)

Sulh Ensemble’s artistic director, Jon Silpayamanant, plays a Thai Phin. The Phin is a long-necked lute from the Isan region (where Jon was born). Used…

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Sulh Ensemble presents: Visions of Southeast Asian Music

Come celebrate Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month with Sulh in an afternoon of music from Southeast Asia by the Sulh Ensemble. Music will include selections from…

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Show Photos: The Story of Aurora Mardiganian

Please visit the Sulh Facebook album with photos from our recent show, “The Story of Aurora Mardiganian.”

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Sulh Ensemble Musical Instruments: Thai Saw U Coconut Fiddle (ซออู้)

Sulh Ensemble’s artistic director, Jon Silpayamanant, holding his Saw U after a performance at the South Central Regional Library in Louisville (2017). The Saw U…

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Audio: Zarmanali e indz (Զարմանալի է ինձ) – Armenian Šarakan

Sulh is excited to perform one of the earliest works by a woman composer. Written sometime after 737 AD by Khosrovidukht Goghtnatsi, Zarmanali e indz…

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The Story of Aurora Mardinganian

Sulh Presents: The Story of Aurora Mardinganian NEW ALBANY, IN. — The Story of Aurora Mardinganian presented by the Sulh Ensemble (www.sulhmusic.com) and artistic director,…

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Show Photos: Peace Concert

Sulh performs music from Southeast Asia at the 4th Annual “Call to Unity! Peace Concert” sponsored by the Interfaith Paths to Peace. The concert took…

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