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18 lucky fellows from Tanglewood's inaugural Global Musicians Workshop will learn from Silk Road members / The Berkshire Eagle

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The exceptionally talented young professionals who make up Tanglewood Music Center's prestigious fellows program learn orchestral repertoire and performance techniques from some of the top conductors and soloists of the classical music world. This summer, at TMC's inaugural Global Musicians Workshop, 18 lucky fellows are learning from music masters of a very different kind, each versed in indigenous music from around the world and part of superstar cellist Yo-Yo Ma's acclaimed Silk Road Project, born at Tanglewood in 1998. Since its inception, Ma has introduced unique collaborations between western and eastern musicians to audiences worldwide. The week-long workshop will culminate in a performance by faculty and fellows on Tuesday at 8 p.m. in Ozawa Hall.

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