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    • Bhutanese man's silk robe (Gho)

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    • A late 19th / early 20th century Bhutanese man's robe known as a 'Go' or 'Gho'. The red and yellow striped cloth is known as menzimatra. The stripes can often vary in width and the material is usually cotton or Bhutanese raw silk known as bura. It...
    • Bowl with lid decorated with figures

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    • This small bowl and lid belong to a group of enamelled porcelain wares known as famille verte because of the predominance of varied greens in their color palette. The faces and hands are precisely outlined in red. In additon to green and red,...
    • Bronze figurine of seated deity

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    • A seated deity with beard. This probably depicts the Chinese deity Huan-tien Shang-ti, the Supreme Lord of the Dark Heaven. He rules over water and the northern quarter of the sky and is believed to drive away evil spirits. Huan-tien Shang-ti is...
    • Sitar - Stringed Instruiment

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    • This sitar has 2 gourd resonators, 5 melodic strings, 2 drone strings, and 11 sympathetic strings. Interesting decorative symbols are found on this sitar. Although the arch and floral scroll around the fret show Muslim influence, the peacocks are...
    • Zither (Zheng)

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    • The 16-string Zheng, a traditional solo instrument, evolved from the legendary ""Seh"" and the Confucian Qin. The first, second, and third fingers of the right hand of the player of a Zheng employ different types of plucking or glissandi on the...
    • Set of Tabla (drums)

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    • A set of two drums. The right- hand one is called tabla and is tuned to the interval of a 5th or 4th. The left-hand drum is called banya and can produce many tones through pressures from the base of the left palm and use of the fingers.
    • Jade brushwasher with crab and lotus

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    • Jade brushwasher with carved lotus and crab. The Chinese word for the crab's shell is also associated with the highest score that can be achieved on the Imperial Examinations while the lotus which holds the crab symbolizes long life, humility, and...
    • Figure of Palden Lhamo

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    • Palden Lhamo in bronze and covered in gilt, astride a mule. In Buddhism, Lhamo is one of the Dharmapalas (wrathful deities and protectors of the faith) and the only female of the ""Eight Guardians of the Law."" She is considered to be a special...
    • Sheng - Wind Instrument

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    • Sheng China (SHO - Japan; SAING-HUANG - Korea) The seventeen pipes of varying length are set in a gourd or gourd-like wind chest (the one on this instrument is made of metal) which receives the air from the blow pipe. When the hole for any...
    • Brush Holder

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    • Carved Ivory Brush Holder (a) depicts: --Man with long flowing hair is a god crossing a river by standing on leaves; --Seated man with bamboo fishing pole and line in hands is prime minister of Chou dynasty. One interpretation: He fishes with...
    • Mouth Organ (Khene)

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    • Khene (Khen) - (Laos, or Lusheng (Miao). A mouth organ that can come in three sizes, the largest has 10' long pipes. It is made of six, fourteen, or sixteen bamboo pipes laced together with natural twine and held firm by a bar of soft wood or of...
    • Mouth Organ (Khene)

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    • Khene (Khen) - (Laos, or Lusheng (Miao). A mouth organ that can come in three sizes, the largest has 10' long pipes. It is made of six, fourteen, or sixteen bamboo pipes laced together with natural twine and held firm by a bar of soft wood or of...
    • Painting: Chinese scholar with crane

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    • Ink drawing with paint. In the middle of a small boat a man sits. He is dressed in a Chinese scholar's robe and hat and is surrounded by five large books. He faces the back of the boat and the individual who has just poled the boat under a low...
    • Ensemble performance

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    • Walker, Gwyneth. How can I keep from singing? ;Brown, Jason Robert. Parade. It's hard to speak my heart ;Arlen, Harold, 1905-1986. Wizard of Oz. Over the rainbow ;Corcoran, Jim. Jutras, Benoit. Cirque du soleil. Let me fall ;Wooten, Zakk. Broken...
    • Ensemble performance

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    • Durufle, Maurice, 1902-. Messe 'Cum Jublilo' opus 11 ;Ford, Thomas, d. 1648. Almighty God, who hast me brought in safety ;Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976. Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard ;Little innocent lamb (arr. Marshall Bartholomew) ;My...
    • Faculty recital

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    • Bach, J.S. 1685-1750. Air pour les trompettes ;Forsyth, Malcolm. Golyardes grounde ;Ewald, Viktor, 1860-1935. Symphony in B-flat ;Kamen, Michael, 1948-2003. Quintet ;Corwell, Neal. Ritual ;Dondeyne, Desire. Musique pour Cuivres ;Gershwin, George,...
    • Student recital

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    • Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Capitol theatre revue. 'Swanee' ;Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Lady, be good. 'Man I love' ;Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Delicious. 'Blah, blah, blah' ;Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Damsel in distress. Foggy day. Jolly...

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