Yo-Yo Ma, Culture, Understanding & Survival
Date & Time
Sat, Apr 27 7:30 PM
1214 State St Santa Barbara,CA 93101
The Granada Theatre
[Yo-Yo Ma] somehow found time to go past the cello and refashion himself into something bigger…
He is the consummate citizen musician. The Washington Post Cellist Yo-Yo Ma will discuss the role of culture in creating a strong society, drawing on examples from his own life as a musician and citizen.
Mr. Mas presentation is rooted in the belief that at a moment when our world is challenged by the pace of change and the divisions it can create, cultures ability to create and share meaning is essential to shaping the next stage in our evolution. Yo-Yo Mas multi-faceted career is a testament to his enduring belief in cultures power to generate trust and understanding. Whether performing new or familiar works from the cello repertoire, collaborating with communities and institutions to explore cultures social impact or engaging unexpected musical forms, Yo-Yo Ma strives to foster connections that stimulate the imagination and reinforce our humanity.