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Yo-Yo Ma reunites with Michael Tilson Thomas & New World Symphony


News | Oct 12, 2017

Soundtrack: “The Vietnam War”


News | Oct 5, 2017

On Tour: Yo-Yo Ma & Kathryn Stott in Asia


News | Sep 19, 2017

Yo-Yo Ma & National Symphony Orchestra celebrate Leonard Bernstein


News | Aug 28, 2017

Beyond Anger


It is empathy, not payback, that we should demand in times of rage
By Martha C. Nussbaum | Aeon

New Release: Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax & Leonidas Kavakos perform Brahms Trios


News | Aug 25, 2017

Elite Universities Don’t Get Failure


Failure isn't something to be afraid of; it's one of the keys to growth
By Joshua Spodek | Inc.

Bach at the Hollywood Bowl


News | Aug 16, 2017

The life-changing magic of getting a person to change their mind—even yourself


Can empathy be taught?
By Suzanne Cope | Quartz

How Pasteur’s Artistic Insight Changed Chemistry


How can art spark the next great idea?
By Joanna Klein | The New York Times

“Great Minds Don’t Think Alike” – Artists as Innovators


Culture Matters | Jul 19, 2017

David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer


Culture Matters | Jul 13, 2017

SolveMIT + Yo-Yo Ma seek innovators to solve four global challenges


Culture Matters | Jul 6, 2017

Yo-Yo Ma returns to Tanglewood this August


News | Jun 16, 2017

Humanizing, harmonizing effects of music aren’t a myth


Music can teach us empathy
By La Monica Everett-Haynes | Science Daily

Haydn & Dvorak with Minnesota Orchestra


News | May 24, 2017

Yo-Yo Ma takes part in John F. Kennedy Centennial Celebration


News | May 19, 2017

How Covenants Make Us


"Where you go, I will go. Where you stay, I will stay. Your people shall be my people"
By David Brooks | The New York Times

Darwin Was a Slacker and You Should be Too


Can the great minds of the past teach us how to be better thinkers?
By Alex Soojung-Kim Pang | Nautilus

Who Killed the Iceman? Clues Emerge in a Very Cold Case


Crime Scene Investigation: Copper Age edition!
By Rod Nordland | The New York Times