Yo-Yo Ma 30 Years Outside the Box

DSpace Repository

Yo-Yo Ma 30 Years Outside the Box

Show full item record

Title: Yo-Yo Ma 30 Years Outside the Box
Otros títulos: Mozart Piano Quartets
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Yo-Yo Ma
Código CDU: Yoyo.01
Forma Musical: Piano quartets
Abstract: Yo-Yo Ma is among the finest cellists of his generation, and a musician of unusually broad appeal. His great success is no doubt due to an easygoing, friendly stage personality in addition to his fine, adventurous musicianship. Indeed, Ma appears to have music in his blood: his mother was a singer in Hong Kong, his father a conductor, composer, and teacher. Although he had his first cello lessons at age four, memorizing two bars of Bach's cello suites every day, he had initially studied the violin, then the viola. When he was seven, the family moved to New York so that Ma could study with Janos Scholz. At the age of eight, Ma appeared on American television on "The American Pageant of the Arts," in a concert conducted by Leonard Bernstein. He joined the junior department of the Juilliard School as a pupil of Leonard Rose. However, he left Juilliard in 1971, questioning whether he would continue with his cello studies despite international recognition while still in his teens. Ma ...


Files in this item

Files Length Size Format View Description
1. I. Quartet i ... cello K. 493 - Allegro.mp3 10:37 14.57Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. II. Quartet ... llo K. 493 - Larghetto.mp3 9:56 13.62Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. III. Quartet ... lo K. 493 - Allegretto.mp3 8:49 12.09Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. I. Quartet i ... cello K. 478 - Allegro.mp3 11:20 15.54Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. II. Quartet ... cello K. 478 - Andante.mp3 6:56 9.509Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. III. Quartet ... ndo (Allegro moderato).mp3 7:37 10.44Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Quartet in E fl ... ello K. 493 - Completo.wav 29:14 295.1Mb WAV audio wav
Quartet in G mi ... ello K. 478 - Completo.wav 25:44 259.7Mb WAV audio wav

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show full item record