Yo-Yo Ma with the Colorado Symphony

Sunday, December 10, 2017 7:30PM
Boettcher Concert Hall

Yo-Yo Ma with the Colorado Symphony
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We're thrilled to bring legendary cellist Yo-Yo Ma back to perform with your Colorado Symphony for the first time since 2011!

JOHN WILLIAMS Sound the Bells!
COPLAND Appalachian Spring, Ballet for Orchestra
DVORÁK Concerto in B minor for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 104
JOHN WILLIAMS Elegy for Cello and Orchestra

Multi-Grammy® Award-winning cellist Yo-Yo Ma returns to perform with your Colorado Symphony this holiday season. Yo-Yo Ma’s multifaceted career is a testament to his continual search for new ways to communicate with audiences, and to his personal desire for artistic growth and renewal. Whether performing new or familiar works from the cello repertoire, coming together with colleagues for chamber music, or exploring cultures and musical forms outside the Western classical tradition, Mr. Ma strives to find connections that stimulate the imagination.

Note: Flex Passes and Student Memberships may not be used on this performance.

The running time of this performance is approximately 1 hour and 32 minutes. This includes one 20-minute intermission.

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Brett Mitchell, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Boettcher Concert Hall is located in the Denver Performing Arts Complex at 14th and Curtis Streets in the heart of downtown Denver. It's easy to find and there are two large parking garages to the east and west of Boettcher. There are often multiple performances happening at DPAC at the same time, which leads to traffic congestion and lines to get into the parking garages. Be sure to leave plenty of time to get to DPAC—we don't want you to miss any of the music!

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If you don’t see the answer to your question, feel free to contact Rob Warner, Colorado Symphony Concierge, by concierge@coloradosymphony.org, or call the Box Office at 303.623.7876.

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