For the Silk Road Project, music is the tip of the
iceberg, the most visible thing we do, a direct
experi ence we can share anywhere in the world.
Music is where all our work begins—with the
process of teaching and learning, and the joy of
Our dreams are large. We believe that in exploring
our differences, we enrich our humanity. We
celebrate unexpected connections, collaborations
and communities in pursuit of meaningful change.
We bring together the arts, education and business
to transform the world.
Message from Yo-Yo Ma
By leading in our own communities…
Silk Road Ensemble Celebrates Cultural Harmony
"We are all willing to bring our best selves to the
table and ask, 'what is possible?'" —YO-YO MA