Yo-Yo Ma

Yo-Yo Ma in 2019 Yo-Yo Ma (; born October 7, 1955) is an American cellist. Born and partially raised in Paris to Chinese parents and educated in New York City, he was a child prodigy, performing from the age of four and a half. He graduated from the Juilliard School and Harvard University and attended Columbia University and has performed as a soloist with orchestras around the world. He has recorded more than 90 albums and received 19 Grammy Awards.

In addition to recordings of the standard classical repertoire, Ma has recorded a wide variety of folk music, such as American bluegrass music, traditional Chinese melodies, the tangos of Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla, and Brazilian music. He has collaborated with artists in diverse genres, including the singer Bobby McFerrin, the guitarist Carlos Santana, Sérgio Assad and his brother, Odair, and the singer-songwriter-guitarist James Taylor. Ma's primary performance instrument is a 1733 Montagnana cello.

Ma has been a United Nations Messenger of Peace since 2006. He was awarded The Glenn Gould Prize in 1999, the National Medal of Arts in 2001, the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2011, and the Polar Music Prize in 2012. Ma was named one of ''Time''s 100 Most Influential People of 2020. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by Ma, Yo-Yo, 1955-
    Published 1982
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    by Albert, Stephen, 1941-1992
    Published 1994
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    Published 2008
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    by Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956
    Published 1979
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    by Tan, Dun, 1957-
    Published 1997
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    by Tavener, John
    Published 1998
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    by Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949
    Published 1989
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    by Barber, Samuel, 1910-1981
    Published 1989
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    by Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897
    Published 1985
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    by Goldenthal, Elliot
    Published 1996
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    by Bolling, Claude
    Published 1984
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    by Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934
    Published 1985
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    Published 2004
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    by Haydn, Joseph, 1732-1809
    Published 2011
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    by Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904
    Published 1988
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    Published 1998
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    Published 2011
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