Songs Of Memory: Music And Ceremony Of Highland Southeast Asia
- Date: May 31, 2012
- Time: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Venue: East-West CenterAddress:1601 East-West RoadHonolulu, HI 96848
- From: East-West Center
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.
Location: John A. Burns Hall