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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