Yo-Yo Ma in Concert with the RPO
Through a special agreement with the musicians from the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, WXXI-FM is pleased to bring listeners a special broadcast of the sold-out performance with internationally acclaimed cellist Yo-Yo Ma from May 5, 2008. Ma returns to Rochester for the first time in nearly ten years to perform in a program that includes music of Tchaikovsky (Polonaise from Eugene Onegin), Kodály (Variations on a Hungarian Folk Song), Sibelius(Finlandia), and Dvo?ák (Cello Concerto). WXXI's Brenda Tremblay hosts, Christopher Seaman conducts. Yo-Yo Ma in Concert with the RPO airs Monday, September 8 at 8 p.m. on Classical 91.5/90.3/HD 91.5-1.