Silk Sound Track – Throb

Silk Sound Track – Throb

Listen to Throb by Silk Sound.

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Silk Sound Featured on 90.5 WESA

Silk Sound Featured on 90.5 WESA

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He said that for years there have been attempts to fuse Asian music and jazz, and “most of it has been forgettable.” As an Indian native who enjoys jazz and has wanted to bring these two cultures together for years, Saluja built this project from the foundation of Samir Chatterjee and Mimi Jong, who play the tabla (an Indian percussion instrument) and the erhu (a two-string Chinese bowed instrument), respectively.

Pittsburgh jazz artists Ben Opie, Chris Parker, Jeff Berman and Matt Booth were added, and rehearsals began.

“We’ve really workshopped this band,” said Opie, a saxophonist. “There’s been an extended time devoted to rehearsals.”

Saluja was concerned at first because the initial efforts sounded to him to be just Asian music played on Western instruments.

“Now when I listen to it I cry, I get emotional” he said.

Silk Sound on Comcast Newsmakers – Mimi Jong

Silk Sound on Comcast Newsmakers – Mimi Jong

See our own Mimi Jong discuss Silk Sound, Silk Screen & more on Comcast Newsmakers.

Silk Sound Rehersal

Silk Sound on PBS!

Silk Sound on PBS!

Silk Sound was recently featured on PBS, click the link to watch:

Silk Sound on WQED Horizons

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