Maestro and other members of the Ensemble (Aliah and Tomas) practicing for the concert

 

Ying Ying, the ensemble's pianist

 

A picture of the Ensemble in their natural state

 

 

Shahyar Daneshgar, Ph. D, looking into the distance as he plays his beat box

 

Dr. Shahyar Daneshgar, founder of the Silk Road Ensemble, singing and directing the ensemble at a concert.

 

A display of the diversity and complexity of Silk Road culture!