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Yo-Yo Ma : internationally acclaimed cellist

Author: Myra Weatherly
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, ©2007.
Series: Signature lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book recounts the life of Yo-Yo Ma, musician, who at age fifteen began a career as a solo cellist with the world's major orchestras and became a musical educator and ambassador.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Yo-Yo Ma; Yo-Yo Ma; Yo-Yo Ma
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Myra Weatherly
ISBN: 9780756518790 0756518792
OCLC Number: 71146288
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: The strings sing out --
A musical prodigy is born --
Starting a new life --
Growing pains --
Expanding horizons --
On the road --
Stretching musical boundaries --
Making connections --
Traveling the silk road --
Life and times --
Life at a glance.
Series Title: Signature lives.
Responsibility: by Myra Weatherly.
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This book recounts the life of Yo-Yo Ma, musician, who at age fifteen began a career as a solo cellist with the world's major orchestras and became a musical educator and ambassador.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-01-21) Good Permalink

     A very good book detailing the life of a very talented cellist, Yo-Yo Ma.  It gives a lot of insight and depth to the experiences of the artist. 

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