We hope, for those who celebrate it, you have a Happy Chinese New Year! Come celebrate the Spring Festival with Sulh tomorrow at our performance of Chinese Music to Zhang Shichuan’s “Romance of a Fruit Peddler” 掷果缘 at the Ogle Center in New Albany, Indiana!
Sulh will be performing a live score to Zhang Shichuan’s “Romance of a Fruit Peddler” 掷果缘, the oldest surviving silent film in China from 1922 at the IUS Ogle Center. The score will feature traditional sizhu (silk and bamboo) and folk music, as well as arrangements of modern compositions by Chinese and Chinese-American composers. This…
Sulh had a wonderful time hosting the recent Shimmydown Social and look forward to the next one on March 10, 2018. For more details about the Middle Eastern Music and Dance Jam, the Shimmydown social, please visit the official Facebook Event Page or the Shimmydown Social Website.
Raqs Maqom has posted some photos from our collaborative performance with them at the South Central Regional Library in Okolona on their Facebook Page and Website. Sulh had a wonderful time playing Persian and Uzbek music for the wonderful dancers.
Next year is going to be full of shows and collaborations with Central Asian Dancers, Indian Dancers/Musicians, Persian Vocalists, and many other projects for Sulh. We are also exploring performing live film scores to silent films from around the world. We will also be making our Middle Eastern Music and Dance Jam a regular event…