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Performance: Yo Yo Ma on Bach’s 5th Cello Suite

Yo Yo Ma performs a sarabande from Bach's 5th Cello suite and explains the history of the sounds in this particular piece have travelled through different cultures.

May 20th, 2009 | 57 comments

Performance: The Many Sounds of the Violin

Daniel Bernard Roumain demonstrates the many sounds the violin can imitate for a group of students.

May 20th, 2009 | 9 comments

Performance: World Music Improvisation

Bobby McFerrin and world musicians Yungchen Lhamo of Tibet, Christiane Karam of Lebanon, and Gino Sitson of Cameroon improvise a cross cultural melody.

May 20th, 2009 | 13 comments

Performance: Taylor McFerrin and his Dad, Bobby

In this father son duet, Taylor and Bobby McFerrin improvise a new a capella tune.

May 20th, 2009 | 71 comments

Performance: Evelyn Glennie on the Marimba

Evelyn Glennie performs the piece Restless.

May 20th, 2009 | 7 comments

Performance: Daniel Bernard Roumain on the Violin

Daniel Bernard Romain performs a solo version of Cathedral demonstrating a range of sonic qualities that can be acheived on the violin.

May 20th, 2009 | 10 comments

Performance: Jarvis Cocker and Richard Hawley

In this clip, watch Jarvis Cocker and Richard Hawley perform the song Born to Cry prior to participating in an experiment on social cognition in music.

May 19th, 2009 | 8 comments

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