Master Cambodian and international performers join Bosbapanh, Khmer soprano, age 14, in paying tribute to Khmer Masters. On 25-26 February 2011, against the stunning backdrop of the Bayon Temple, 150 artists took the audience on a musical journey showcasing the best of traditional and contemporary Khmer musical heritage. 18 songs and classical dances by Bosbapanh and guests artists including Ung Chinary (Khmer-American composer); Sarah O'Brien (British composer "Winds of Angkor"); Louise and Patrick Marty (Les Trois Tambours, France); Jean-Marc Padovani ("Jazz at Angkor, France); Tenor Khuon Sethisak; Laura Mam and The Like Me's (Khmer American pop singer); Hong Kong New Music Ensemble; Em Theay, Thong Kim An and family (master Khmer dancers); Yun Theara (mohori traditional orchestra). Soy Sareth (Pinpeat traditional orchestra).
"This is absolutely world-class, magical" (Sarah O'Brien, composer)
"Her talent is amazing. A fantastic show in front of the Bayon" (John McDermott, photographer).
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DVD Concert Our Mothers
Filmed on 9th October 2009 at Chaktomuk Hall, Phnom Penh, bosbaPANH, age 12, gives a unique two-hour performance. Neak Me, Our Mothers is celebrating the love and dedication of mothers. The concert includes a range of classical pieces such as the Concierto de Aranjuez, Ave Maria, La Vie en Rose, the elegant songs of King Father Norodom Sihanouk, Sin Sisamouth and traditional Khmer mohori music.
There are two DVDs in the package as well as the booklet of the Concert.
DVD1: THE CONCERT. Set in the mid 20th century, the concert narrates the exploratory journey of a family of teachers, when the French are debating about their civilizing mission in Indochina. bosbaPANH interprets a repertoire of 22 songs, images and dance to describe the Mother's first journey to Phnom Penh, in the Kindgom of Wonder.
DVD2: BEHIND-THE-SCENES. A special one-hour documentary offers a unique insignt into the behind-the-scenes story. Much is revealed about the inspirations, challenges but also friendships that went into the making of this concert.
The public says:
"It is a beautiful concert. It is profoundly Khmer but also international through the songs selection. I am very impressed by a person who is so young and so talented".
"We are promoting Cambodia as the Kingdom of Wonder. bosbaPANH is one of our Wonders. She helps promote our country and will inspire other young artists".