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Yo-Yo and Yeou-Cheng Ma

Ai-Ling Louie

Yo-Yo and Yeou-Cheng Ma

finding their way

by Ai-Ling Louie

  • 251 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Dragoneagle Press in Bethesda, MD, U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicians,
  • Chinese Americans,
  • Cellists,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • Women

  • About the Edition

    Children"s biography of the Chinese-American cellist and his sister, a pediatrician. Both children were trained in music by their father.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesYo-Yo & Yeou-Cheng Ma
    Statementby Ai-Ling Louie ; illustrated by Cathy Peng
    SeriesAmazing Asian Americans, Amazing Asian Americans
    ContributionsPeng, Cathy, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[48] p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27184227M
    ISBN 100978746503
    ISBN 109780978746506
    LC Control Number2011946170
    OCLC/WorldCa810119658

      Dr. Yeou-Cheng Ma, executive director of the Children's Orchestra Society, backstage before the society’s 45th Annual Spring Concert in Rockville Centre, N.Y., on June Yo-Yo & Yeou-Cheng Ma, Finding Their Way: Amazing Asian Americans has 0 reviews and 0 ratings.

      At only four years old, Yeou-Cheng Ma exhibited a clear talent for the violin. Under the tutelage of her father, a Ph.D. student at the Paris Conservatory of Author: Melissa Chu. The NEW Guided Reading Text Types, 2nd Edition features a wide range of text types and genres to support literacy during small-group differentiated instruction. From picture books and photo essays to short stories, graphic novels, and plays, students can explore books of different text types as they grow as independent learners.

      What Yo-Yo Ma Plays. Yo-Yo Ma’s principal instrument is a Montagnana cello built in At the frigid inauguration of President Barack Obama, Ma performed outdoors on a modern Luis and Clark carbon-fiber cello. He uses a . Yo-Yo Ma Yo-Yo Ma Yo-Yo Ma Yo-Yo Ma Yo-Yo Ma Yo-Yo Ma. Biography (nonfiction), words, Level Q (Grade 3), Lexile L Multilevel Book also available in levels T and W At the age of seven, Yo-Yo Ma was already a famous cellist. From his upbringing in Paris and New York City, Ma was saturated with the culture of classical music.


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Yo-Yo Ma and his sister Yeou-Cheng have an amazing story of perseverance. They were raised by strict Chinese parents who provided love and discipline, but each managed to chart a unique course, finding a voice apart from their parents' ambition/5(5).

Yo-Yo Ma and his sister Yeou-Cheng have an amazing story of perseverance. They were raised by strict Chinese parents who provided love and discipline, but each managed to chart a unique course, finding a voice apart from their parents' ambition/5(5).

Her childrens biography series, "Amazing Asian Americans" currently contains three books: "Vera Wang, Queen of Fashion", "Yo-Yo and Yeou-Cheng Ma, Finding Their Way", and her book, the first children's biography published in the US 4/5(7).

Yeou-Cheng Ma, Sister of Yo-Yo, Continues a Legacy Ricky Rhodes for The New York Times InLeonard Bernstein, presiding over a fund-raiser in Washington called American Pageant for the Arts, Author: Anthony Tommasini. Yeou-Cheng Ma collaborated with the Lark Quartet, cellist Hai Ye Ni and Yo-Yo Ma, violinist Stephanie Chase, and has performed in chamber music concerts with faculty and friends of the Children's Orchestra at the Alice Tully and Merkin Hall, the United Nations, the 92nd Street Y, the Cathedral of St.

John the Divine in Manhattan, Wave Hill, and toured Europe, Asia and Location: th Street Fresh Meadows, NY USA. When Yeou-Cheng Ma was a child, her father was her teacher.

He had been her mother's teacher, too; later, both were music students at Yo-Yo and Yeou-Cheng Ma book Sorbonne. It was there that they fell in love and married. The cellists (Ma) is known for his collaborations with other artists belonging to various genres.

Some of the musicians he performed with are Young-Uck Kim (violin), Emanuel Ax (piano), Isaac Stern (violin) and Jaime Laredo (violin). Emanuel Ax and Yo-Yo Ma recorded the sonatas of Ludwig van Beethoven in and works by Johannes Brahms in   Younger Years.

Born on October 7,in Paris, France, Yo-Yo Ma is a a classically trained cellist and songwriter of Chinese descent who was brought up playing pieces created by the great masters.

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The true story of Chinese American siblings trained by their father to become famous musicians. One fulfilled his father"s dream. The other fulfilled her own.

Yeou-Cheng Ma, executive director of the Children’s Orchestra Society and Yo-Yo Ma’s sister, in Syosset, N.Y., 15 June The orchestra, founded by their father, is celebrating its 50th anniversary at Carnegie Hall. The Paperback of the Yo-Yo and Yeou-Cheng Ma, Finding Their Way: Amazing Asian Americans by Ai-Ling Louie, Cathy Peng | at Barnes & Noble.

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Over the years the media has portrayed Dr. Yeou-Cheng Ma, Yo-Yo Ma's sister, as a sullen character, a lesser-known prodigy hidden by her brother’s shadow. The reality is. - Buy Yo-Yo and Yeou-Cheng Ma: Finding Their Way (Amazing Asian Americans) book online at best prices in India on Read Yo-Yo and Yeou-Cheng Ma: Finding Their Way (Amazing Asian Americans) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: 4.

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