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The Resource Yo-Yo Ma : a biography, Jim Whiting

Yo-Yo Ma : a biography, Jim Whiting

Label
Yo-Yo Ma : a biography
Title
Yo-Yo Ma
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Jim Whiting
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Describes the life and career of Yo-Yo Ma, from his childhood and early career to his rise as one of the most celebrated cellists of his time
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
314501
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whiting, Jim
Dewey number
  • 787.4092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML418.M115
LC item number
W55 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Greenwood biographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ma, Yo-Yo
  • Violoncellists
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Yo-Yo Ma : a biography, Jim Whiting
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-173) and index
Contents
Love and war -- I want the big instrument -- Yo-Yo gets a big little viola -- A new life in New York -- High school and high anxiety -- Learning of love and a love of learning -- Cast-clad, becoming a dad, and a new Strad -- Manny, grammy and in the 'hood with Mr. Rogers -- A jazz legend and farewell to a father -- Hush and happiness in small groups -- America meets Africa -- The free-range cellist -- Yo-Yo Ma and the suite life -- Bach-up close and personal -- Die Seidenstrasse -- Crossing over -- Getting up to speed on the Silk Road -- The beat goes on-- and on-- and on
Control code
ocn193175070
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780313344862
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017546
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)193175070
Label
Yo-Yo Ma : a biography, Jim Whiting
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-173) and index
Contents
Love and war -- I want the big instrument -- Yo-Yo gets a big little viola -- A new life in New York -- High school and high anxiety -- Learning of love and a love of learning -- Cast-clad, becoming a dad, and a new Strad -- Manny, grammy and in the 'hood with Mr. Rogers -- A jazz legend and farewell to a father -- Hush and happiness in small groups -- America meets Africa -- The free-range cellist -- Yo-Yo Ma and the suite life -- Bach-up close and personal -- Die Seidenstrasse -- Crossing over -- Getting up to speed on the Silk Road -- The beat goes on-- and on-- and on
Control code
ocn193175070
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780313344862
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017546
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)193175070

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