Events for the Fall Season

Cristina Pato & Wu Tong © Max Whittaker

Cristina Pato & Wu Tong © Max Whittaker


Before diving right in into the fall season, Cristina bid farewell to the summer in Tenerife taking part in the 50th Anniversary celebration of Los Sabandeños, with renowned timple player Benito Cabrera.

Cristina continues presenting the premiere of The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble all around the world, this time attending the Gilde Filmpreis 2016 in Leipzig, Germany, between September 21st and the 24th, before heading back to the US where she will be performing with Lil Buck in Santa Barbara, California (October 25)

Cristina has also several performances with her Quartet scheduled for November, including Wolftrap (November 11) → and the Staller Center (November 12) →. Don’t miss it if you are nearby and, just to get you going, check out this video of the Quartet performing live →.

And speaking of Silkroad, the dates for their upcoming Asian Tour have been announced. Here’s the list:

  • November 14, 2016: Qingdao, China
  • November 16, 2016: Beijing, China
  • November 18, 2016: Seoul, Korea
  • November 20, 2016: Taipei, Taiwan

Cristina’s educational engagements for this fall include residencies at Santa Clara University, the University of California Santa Barbara, as well as Harvard University.

Silkroad Ensemble Summer Tour and a Picture from Tavolara

Cinema Tavolara

Just returned from the beautiful island of Tavolara off the coast of Sardegna, where she attended the Festival del Cinema di Tavolara for the screening of Morgan Neville’s The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and The Silk Road Ensemble, Cristina is now warming up for the Silkroad Summer Tour that will take the ensemble to ten cities across the US, from August 7 to August 21.

Here’s a little video, just to get you going: