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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.

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.
The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma - A Playlist Without Borders (2013) [Official Digital Download 24bit/96kHz]

The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma - A Playlist Without Borders (2013)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 76:43 minutes | 1,68 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Founded by Yo-Yo Ma during the Project’s second year, the Silk Road Ensemble has featured more than 60 members from 24 countries. Hailed as “one of the 21st century’s great ensembles” by the Vancouver Sun and described as “a kind of roving musical laboratory without walls” by the Boston Globe, the genre-defying Ensemble is a broad collective of musicians who honor the value of each member and the flexibility and creativity of the group. The newest chapter comes with the Sony Masterworks release of the new album A Playlist Without Borders from the Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma. This is the groundbreaking group’s fifth recording and first since 2009’s Grammy-nominated Off the Map.

The Silk Road: China to Turkey (2011)  

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 23, 2013
The Silk Road: China to Turkey (2011)

The Silk Road: China to Turkey (2011)
DVDRip | 960x540 | .MP4/AVC @ 2000 Kbps | 1h 23mn | Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 1.95 GiB
Genre: Documentary

The Silk Road influenced the great civilizations of China, India, Ancient Egypt, Persia, Arabia, and Ancient Rome. The Silk Road was filmed by award-winning filmmaker Marlin Darrah, and crew. Filmed in high definition.In 1271 Marco Polo left Venice, Italy on a journey of 4,000 miles to China. His book, "The Travels of Marco Polo," opened the trade route to greater traffic as cultures, ideas, and goods from the West and East were exchanged and great fortunes were made on the Silk Road. China traded silk, teas, and porcelain. India traded spices, ivory, textiles, precious stones, and pepper.

Ancient Glass Research Along The Silk Road (repost)  

Posted by interes at Feb. 20, 2013
Ancient Glass Research Along The Silk Road (repost)

Ancient Glass Research Along The Silk Road By Gan Fuxi
2009 | 496 Pages | ISBN: 9812833560 | PDF | 5,9 MB

The Silk Road is a main artery connecting Europe and Asia for political, economical, cultural and technical exchange in antiquity, and glass is one of the earliest artificial materials to be invented. Studying the origin and evolution of ancient glass along the Silk Road is thus significant for understanding the development and exchange of culture and technology between China and abroad.

NHK - Silk Road IV: Central and West Asia (2007)  

Posted by Polik88 at Sept. 15, 2012
NHK - Silk Road IV: Central and West Asia (2007)

NHK - Silk Road IV: Central and West Asia (2007)
PDTV | English | AVI/XVID 25.000 fps 1994 Kbps | 832x464 | AC3 128 Kbps 48.0 khz | 5x50mn | 5x746 MB
Genre: Documentary

Launched in 1980, NHK's renowned Silk Road series was the first foreign TV program allowed to film Silk Road inside communist China. The series sparked enormous interest. A quarter of a century later, NHK re-visits Silk Road with high-definition cameras. The first half of the journey is to Loolan, Tibet, Taklamakan Desert and Xian. The trip then continues from former Soviet Central Asia to the Middle East and Turkey.

SONiVOX Silk Road Stick Drums  

Posted by audio_family at Nov. 16, 2009
SONiVOX Silk Road Stick Drums

SONiVOX Silk Road Stick Drums | Win | 82.8Mb

Silk Road - Stick Drums These Middle Eastern stick drums are typically used as solo or lead instruments but are also perfect for creating powerful break sections in songs as well; effective for achieving a stylized hybrid of sound with just a delicate touch of the unusual. This Silk Road download collection gives you plenty to work with an expansive palette of single hits, flams, and sampled phrases to get your tracks moving in hypnotic fashion. Collection includes 20 Megabytes comprising High and Low Tombek and Small, Medium, and Large Nagada. Silk Road - Frame Drums (...)

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