Exhibition: Songs of Memory: Music & Ceremony of Highland Southeast Asia

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Arts Exhibition

When: May 13 2012 (All day) until Sep 9 2012 (All day)
Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall
What:

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An American musician living in Chiang Mai, Thailand, Victoria Vorreiter, has created a superb exhibition featuring six principle ethnic communities of Northern Thailand: Karen, Lisu, Lahu, Akha, Hmong, and Mien  The exhibit focuses on music and ceremony, and includes a plethora of instruments, costumes, jewelry, ceremonial objects, photographs, and excellent video recordings.  The festive activities during the opening week will include performers from the Karen and Akha communities.

 

Primary Contact Info:
Name: Eric Chang
Phone: 944-7584