VAN-ANH VO w/ Special Guest EBAN SCHLETTER
ONE NIGHT ONLY!
Van-Anh Vo comes from a family of musicians and graduated with distinction from the Vietnam Academy of Music, where she later taught. In 1995, Van-Anh won the championship title in the Vietnam National Dan Tranh Competition, along with the first prize for best solo performance of modern folk music. In Hanoi, Van-Anh was an ensemble member of Vietnam National Music Theatre as well as a member of the traditional music group Dong Noi Ensemble, which she founded and directed. She has since performed in more than 14 countries and recorded many broadcast programs all over the world. Van-Anh has presented her music at Carnegie Hall, Zellerback Hall, the Yerba Buena Performing Arts Center, and as a guest artist for the Kronos Quartet at the Olympic Games 2012 Music Festival. Recently, she finished recording her third CD, Three-Mountain Pass, with the Kronos Quartet as her guest artist.
Van-Anh performs as soloist on the Vietnamese 16-string zither (dan tranh), the monochord (dan bau), the 36-string hammered dulcimer (dan tam thap luc), the bamboo xylophone (dan t'rung), the open-ended bamboo tubes (dan K'long put), and traditional drums (trong).
With special guest EBAN SCHLETTER composer of Spongebob Squarepants, Mr. Show, and the Pod F. Tompkast. Eban is a multi-instrumentalist who is also widely known for being a Theramin virtuoso.
See VAN-ANHVO perform on this BBC World News Segment!
Support the Arts:
$20.00 Ticket -General Admission Seating
$40.00 VIP Ticket - Preferredseating + VAN-ANH VO CD + a Glass of Wine