Yo-Yo Ma at Green Mountain!

World-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma joined Green Mountain Online in July of 2020 to give a master class and discuss his life in music.

Since his first public performances at the age of five, Yo-Yo Ma has been heard in all major concert halls of the world, in a career of unparalleled scope. Along with his comprehensive catalogue of classical recordings which have won 19 Grammy Awards, he has explored a broad range of musical genres, most notably as founder of Silk Road Ensemble, which was conceived as a metaphor for a more connected world. Since 2006 he has been recognized as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, and he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2011.