ArtStarts on Saturdays presents: “Musical Adventures of Marco Polo” with Boris Sichon
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
808 Richards Street
All on board! In this exciting performance by Boris Sichon, the audience will explore the globe via a celebration of world music from different nations and traditions. Participants will learn ways in which music is an expression of cultural identity and of community. Hear how the environment influences the types of instruments (wind, percussion, string, etc.) that are produced and utilized by the people of the world. Boris is the owner of a unique collection of ethnic musical instruments he has compiled in his international travels as a performer. His collection is now comprised of over 400 rare and unique musical instruments, many of which he will introduce during this performance.
Sessions start at 11am and 1pm. Free! No pre-registration necessary.
ArtStarts on Saturdays is a free workshop series for families at the ArtStarts Gallery in downtown Vancouver, featuring free, fun, 45-minute arts workshops with some of the best children’s artists.
For more information, visit http://artstarts.com/weekend