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Yo-Yo Ma: A Cello Superstar Brings Music to the World Lisa A. Chippendale

Yo-Yo Ma: A Cello Superstar Brings Music to the World

Lisa A. Chippendale

Published May 1st 2004
ISBN : 9780766022867
Hardcover
112 pages
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 About the Book 

Three-year-old Yo-Yo Ma did not want to take violin lessons. He wanted to play a big instrument. When his parents decided to buy him a cello, it turned out to be a historic decision. From child prodigy to turbulent adolescent to husband, father, andMoreThree-year-old Yo-Yo Ma did not want to take violin lessons. He wanted to play a big instrument. When his parents decided to buy him a cello, it turned out to be a historic decision. From child prodigy to turbulent adolescent to husband, father, and music icon, Yo-Yo Ma has gone on to become the most famous living classical musician in the world. Readers do not have to be music buffs to enjoy the story of a man of extraordinary talent and charisma. With popular movie soundtracks, his Silk Road Project, and more, Ma has bridged traditional musical boundaries and expanded the classical audience, while bringing together musicians from all backgrounds and all corners of the world.