cello http://wamc.org en Maya Beiser: Cello, Tango, and more with Donal Fox in The Spiegeltent at Bard SummerScape http://wamc.org/post/maya-beiser-cello-tango-and-more-donal-fox-spiegeltent-bard-summerscape <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Dubbed a “cello goddess” by the New Yorker, <a href="http://www.mayabeiser.com">Maya Beiser</a> has captivated audiences worldwide with her virtuosity, eclectic repertoire, and relentless quest to redefine her instrument’s boundaries.</p><p>Tonight at 8:30pm, Maya will perform with special guest pianist, Donal Fox in the <a href="http://www.fishercenter.bard.edu/spiegeltent/2013/">Spiegeltent</a> at Bard College as part of their SummerScape season. Tonight’s program is entitled <em>The Music of Astor Piazolla and Beyond</em>. Beiser and Fox will perform their unique take on the music of Astor Piazzolla and the early style of tango. The evening will also include original works and arrangements by Fox, and new works developed by Beiser during her residency at the Spiegeltent over the last few days.</p><p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 14:47:26 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 71101 at http://wamc.org Maya Beiser: Cello, Tango, and more with Donal Fox in The Spiegeltent at Bard SummerScape Tanglewood - Yo-Yo Ma http://wamc.org/post/tanglewood-yo-yo-ma <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Cellist <a href="http://www.yo-yoma.com/">Yo-Yo Ma's</a> multi-faceted career is testament to his personal desire for artistic growth and renewal. Whether performing new or familiar works from the cello repertoire, he strives to find connections that stimulate the imagination.</p><p>He will perform at <a href="http://www.tanglewood.org">Tanglewood</a> twice this month, once in a program of Stravinsky and Dvořák on 8/4 and with <a href="http://www.yo-yoma.com/music/goat-rodeo-sessions">The Goat Rodeo Sessions</a> on 8/15.</p><p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:10:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 70618 at http://wamc.org Tanglewood - Yo-Yo Ma Yo-Yo Ma plays with the ASO on 1/12 http://wamc.org/post/yo-yo-ma-plays-aso-112 <p>The legendary cellist, <a href="http://www.yo-yoma.com/">Yo-Yo Ma</a>, will join the <a href="http://www.albanysymphony.com">Albany Symphony Orchestra</a> on Saturday night in a special one-night event at the Palace Theater. Ma will perform the Dvorak Cello Concerto. The performance will also include "Elegy" by John Williams.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 55358 at http://wamc.org Yo-Yo Ma plays with the ASO on 1/12