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Yo-Yo Ma

Author: Richard Worth
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2007.
Series: Asian Americans of achievement.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Profiles the life and career of Asian American cellist, Yo-Yo Ma.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Yo-Yo Ma; Yo-Yo Ma
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Worth
ISBN: 0791092704 9780791092705
OCLC Number: 70883209
Description: 119 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Yo-Yo Ma in concert --
Family background and early life --
The Ma family comes to America --
Teenage years --
Success as a young cellist --
Young cellist on tour --
Becoming a classical superstar --
Working with young people --
New directions --
Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road and other ventures.
Series Title: Asian Americans of achievement.
Responsibility: Richard Worth.
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Born in Paris, to Chinese parents, Yo-Yo Ma began playing the cello when he was a child. At the age of five he was already playing Bach's challenging cello suites. A short time later, Ma immigrated  Read more...

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