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Green Guest Artist: Yo-Yo Ma & the Civic Orchestra of Chicago–SOLD OUT

September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Edwin Outwater, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello

A promoter of global awareness and cultural understanding, and a virtual rock star in the classical music world, the internationally revered cellist Yo-Yo Ma and the Civic Orchestra of Chicago will open DePauw’s 2017/18 Green Guest Artist Concert Series. Presented as part of the School of Music’s 21st-Century Musician Initiative, for which Ma serves as honorary chair, the performance marks this phenomenal artist’s third appearance at DePauw. (yo-yoma.com • cso.org/civic)

“We transcend technique in order to seek out the truths in our world in a way that gives meaning and sustenance. . . . That’s art for life’s sake.”
— Yo-Yo Ma, Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Judson & Joyce Green Creative Consultant

CLAUDE DEBUSSY ~ Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune
IGOR STRAVINSKY ~ The Firebird Suite (1919)
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Michael Ward-Bergeman, hyper-accordion
Jamey Haddad and Cyro Baptista, percussion

Tickets: www.eventbrite.com/e/green-guest-concert-yo-yo-ma-and-the-chicago-civic-orchestra-tickets-36667696066

Tickets to this performance are SOLD OUT.


September 30
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm