Silk Road Ensamble

The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 10, 2017
The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction (Repost)

James A. Millward, "The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction"
English | 2013 | ISBN-10: 0199782865 | 168 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Buddhism and Islam on the Silk Road (Encounters with Asia)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Dec. 27, 2016
Buddhism and Islam on the Silk Road (Encounters with Asia)

Buddhism and Islam on the Silk Road (Encounters with Asia) by Johan Elverskog
English | Mar. 25, 2010 | ISBN: 0812242378 | 345 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

In the contemporary world the meeting of Buddhism and Islam is most often imagined as one of violent confrontation. Indeed, the Taliban's destruction of the Bamiyan Buddhas in 2001 seemed not only to reenact the infamous Muslim destruction of Nalanda monastery in the thirteenth century but also to reaffirm the stereotypes of Buddhism as a peaceful, rational philosophy and Islam as an inherently violent and irrational religion. But if Buddhist-Muslim history was simply repeated instances of Muslim militants attacking representations of the Buddha, how had the Bamiyan Buddha statues survived thirteen hundred years of Muslim rule?
Managing Supply Chains on the Silk Road: Strategy, Performance, and Risk (repost)

Managing Supply Chains on the Silk Road: Strategy, Performance, and Risk by Çagri Haksöz, Sridhar Seshadri and Ananth V. Iyer
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1439867208 | 323 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 13, 2016
The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction (repost)

The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction by James A. Millward
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199782865 | 168 pages | EPUB | 5 MB

Yo-Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)  Music

Posted by Pisulik at Nov. 28, 2016
Yo-Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)

Yo-Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Tracks) +cue, log, artworks - 497 MB | 01:11:56
Classical, Folk, World | Label: Masterworks | Release Year: 2016

The new album from Yo-Yo Ma & the Silk Road Ensemble will surprise and delight with imaginative sounds that transform the traditional musical landscape. Sing Me Home is the sixth album by the Grammy®-nominated Silk Road Ensemble and its founding member and guiding light, Yo-Yo Ma. The album features special guest performers Rhiannon Giddens, Sarah Jarosz, Abagail Washburn, Gregory Porter, Lisa Fischer, Grammy Award®-winning jazz guitarist, Bill Frisell and more.

Silkevejen / Silk Road (2004)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Nov. 7, 2016
Silkevejen / Silk Road (2004)

Silkevejen / Silk Road (2004)
Danish | DVDRip | MKV | 714x570 | AVC @ 2031 kb/s | 1.17 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 256 kb/s | 6 channels | 01:13:02 minutes | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Drama

Christine - a picture restorer - is terminally ill. While being cared for by those who love her she fades in and out of consciousness remembering things past and imagining herself being reunited in the afterworld with her late husband. Around this main theme the film wraps a scenography of excuisite beauty coupled with references to artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Italo Calvino and Sofonisba Anguissola in order to explore the impermanence of human existance.

Caravans: Punjabi Khatri Merchants on the Silk Road  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 16, 2016
Caravans: Punjabi Khatri Merchants on the Silk Road

Scott C. Levi, "Caravans: Punjabi Khatri Merchants on the Silk Road"
2016 | ISBN-10: 0143426168 | 256 pages | PDF | 46 MB

Early Carpets and Tapestries on the Eastern Silk Road  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwarrior at Aug. 28, 2016
Early Carpets and Tapestries on the Eastern Silk Road

Early Carpets and Tapestries on the Eastern Silk Road By Gloria Gonick
2016 | 192 Pages | ISBN: 1851498109 | PDF | 240 MB

Larry Porter - Silk Road Blues (2010)  Music

Posted by Designol at Aug. 25, 2016
Larry Porter - Silk Road Blues (2010)

Larry Porter - Silk Road Blues (2010)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 353 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 156 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: World Fusion, Afghan, Contemporary Jazz | Label: Flowfish | # FF0018 | Time: 01:13:30

Silk Road Blues represents the first fusion of Afghan music and jazz. The project is built around the combination of piano and the 18-stringed Afghan rebab, both played by Larry Porter, in different settings which include bass, drums, tabla, and sax.
Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016) [Official Digital Download]

Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 72:07 minutes | 813 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma is back for a sixth album with the Silk Road Ensemble. Sing me Home is the companion album for a new documentary film called The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble. The album is a musical exploration of the notion of "home", from the diverse perspectives of the members of the Silk Road Ensemble. With a mix of traditional tunes and original songs we're taken on a tour of homes around the world from the Balkans to China, India, Iran, Ireland, Japan, Mali, Syria, and the United States.