Yo-Yo Ma http://www.kunc.org en Listen: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach's 'Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor' http://www.kunc.org/post/listen-yo-yo-ma-plays-bachs-cello-suite-no-5-c-minor Earlier today,<a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/04/18/177774506/obama-a-bomb-cant-beat-us"> President Obama led the city of Boston at an interfaith service at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston.</a><p>It was an emotional tribute in which the President Obama vowed that Boston would finish the race.<p>The service was punctuated by a performance from Yo-Yo Ma, who chose the sarabande Bach's Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor. It was haunting and beautiful, a piece that Ma also played following Sept. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 20:49:00 +0000 43109 at http://www.kunc.org Listen: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach's 'Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor' The Goat Rodeo Sessions On World Cafe http://www.kunc.org/post/goat-rodeo-sessions-world-cafe Four string virtuosos, each hailing from bluegrass or classical backgrounds, recently came together to bring the world a wonderful mix of the two genres in <em>The Goat Rodeo Sessions</em>. Wed, 21 Dec 2011 18:46:00 +0000 19510 at http://www.kunc.org The Goat Rodeo Sessions On World Cafe Yo-Yo Ma's Bluegrass-Inspired 'Goat Rodeo' http://www.kunc.org/post/yo-yo-mas-bluegrass-goat-rodeo A sense of humor comes through <em>The Goat Rodeo Sessions</em>, the latest Americana exploration for the world-renowned cellist <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15995808/yo-yo-ma">Yo-Yo Ma</a>. Mon, 21 Nov 2011 20:21:00 +0000 17977 at http://www.kunc.org Yo-Yo Ma's Bluegrass-Inspired 'Goat Rodeo' Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile And Stuart Duncan: Tiny Desk Concert http://www.kunc.org/post/yo-yo-ma-edgar-meyer-chris-thile-and-stuart-duncan-tiny-desk-concert <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15995808/yo-yo-ma" target="_blank">Yo-Yo Ma</a> calls himself a "venture culturalist," and he's got the proof to back it up. He's reached out to a broad range of musicians (and Muppets) to play not just Bach and Beethoven, but also Brazilian samba, Argentine tango, jazz, songs from <em>Sesame Street</em> and a smorgasbord of Asian music with his Silk Road Ensemble. Fri, 18 Nov 2011 19:33:40 +0000 Tom Huizenga 17846 at http://www.kunc.org Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile And Stuart Duncan: Tiny Desk Concert