Yo-Yo-Ma

  • Salonen Cello Concerto
    Review

    Yo-Yo Ma: Salonen

    2019-06-17T12:35:00Z

    Debut recording of a new concerto played by its dedicatee

  • Yo-Yo Ma Day of Action
    News

    Yo-Yo Ma plays cello at US-Mexico border

    2019-04-15T13:59:00Z

    The Chinese-American cellist played Bach’s Cello Suite No 1, making a point about global unity

  • Yo-Yo Ma and Wu Man
    Video

    Yo-Yo Ma rehearses for US Premiere with pipa player Wu Man

    2019-03-11T14:13:00Z

    In this video, filmed last week, Yo-Yo Ma and pipa player Wu Man rehearse for the US Premiere of Zhao Lin’s ‘A Happy Excursion’, Concerto for Pipa and Cello with the New York Philharmonic.

  • Yo-Yo Ma and TM Krishna
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    Yo-Yo Ma duets with TM Krishna

    2019-01-28T10:53:00Z

    After a discussion on art and culture at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, what starts out as a performance of Bach’s Cello Suite No 3 in C Major ends up as a spontaneous duet between Yo-Yo Ma and the Carnatic music vocalist and social commentator TM Krishna. Ma was ...

  • Yo-Yo Ma
    Video

    Yo-Yo Ma plays Bach in globally sourced video

    2019-01-15T16:40:00Z

    In this video, Yo-Yo Ma explores the universal resonance of Bach through user-generated footage. The video integrates Ma’s performance of the Prélude from Bach’s Cello Suite No. 1 with footage contributed in response to the prompt ‘Show the world how you express yourself and what brings your community together.’ ...

  • Yo-Yo Ma Montreal
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    Yo-Yo Ma performs in Montréal metro

    2018-12-10T12:52:00Z

    The Chinese-American cellist gives a free concert in the Montréal metro, including a Leonard Cohen singalong.

  • Yo-Yo Ma Armistice Centenary
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    Yo-Yo Ma performs Bach to dignitaries

    2018-11-13T16:34:00Z

    The cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs the Sarabande from Bach’s Cello Suite No 5 to world leaders in Paris on Sunday as part of the events marking the centenary of the Armistice.

  • Capucon Ma
    News

    Yo-Yo Ma and Renaud Capuçon mark Armistice with Ravel

    2018-11-12T11:31:00Z

    The musicians performed to nearly 70 heads of state and a television audience of millions

  • Yo-Yo Ma appears on The Andrew Marr Show
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    Yo-Yo Ma: Why Bach is relevant in the 21st century

    2018-09-12T10:03:00Z

    Yo-Yo Ma appears on The Andrew Marr Show, the BBC’s Sunday morning current events programme. 

  • Ernest bloch in 1917 at a table
    Focus

    Cello journey: the best recordings of Ernest Bloch's Schelomo

    2018-02-01T16:33:00Z

    Intended to be played as a seamless integrated whole, with an equality between the cellist and the orchestra, rather than as a concertante piece, Bloch’s Hebraic rhapsody Schelomo has been recorded by many cellists in numerous ways – and it seems that there is something special about almost all ...