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Yo-Yo Ma - Soul Of The Tango: The Music of Astor Piazzolla (1997) [Japanese Reissue 2003] PS3 ISO+FLAC {RE-UP}

Yo-Yo Ma - Soul Of The Tango: The Music of Astor Piazzolla (1997) [Japanese Reissue 2003]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 63:41 minutes | Scans included | 2 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full Scans included | 1,21 GB

Yo-Yo Ma might seem like an unlikely protagonist for the tango, but this intrepid musical explorer has taken his task seriously, collaborating with experienced tango musicians. Ma even participates in a posthumous collaboration with one 1987 Piazzolla recording. Furthermore, while he's obviously the headliner here, he doesn't dominate the arrangements nearly as much as he does the billing and photography of the disc. While the result isn't your essential Piazzolla album (that would have to include more of the composer's own playing), it's an atmospheric and convincing collection, perhaps a good introduction for those who don't know the music.

Yo-Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)  Music

Posted by Pisulik at Nov. 28, 2016
Yo-Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)

Yo-Yo Ma and Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Tracks) +cue, log, artworks - 497 MB | 01:11:56
Classical, Folk, World | Label: Masterworks | Release Year: 2016

The new album from Yo-Yo Ma & the Silk Road Ensemble will surprise and delight with imaginative sounds that transform the traditional musical landscape. Sing Me Home is the sixth album by the Grammy®-nominated Silk Road Ensemble and its founding member and guiding light, Yo-Yo Ma. The album features special guest performers Rhiannon Giddens, Sarah Jarosz, Abagail Washburn, Gregory Porter, Lisa Fischer, Grammy Award®-winning jazz guitarist, Bill Frisell and more.

Yo-Yo Ma Plays Cello Masterworks: Box Set 8CDs (2013)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at Oct. 29, 2016
Yo-Yo Ma Plays Cello Masterworks: Box Set 8CDs (2013)

Yo-Yo Ma Plays Cello Masterworks: Box Set 8CDs (2013)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1,33 Gb | Covers 17 Mb
Label: Sony Classical | Release Year: 2013

Yo-Yo Ma Plays Cello Masterworks is an eight-CD box set of previously released material recorded in the 1980s and 1990s, and presumably so familiar to his fans that the package doesn't even come with a booklet. It really is a no-frills affair, right down to the thin cardboard sleeves that repeat the same photograph on the box, instead of offering original cover art. But the greatest disappointment is that only three of J.S. Bach's Six Cello Suites were included, so listeners seeking them should forego this budget package and find the complete suites, which Ma recorded twice.
Yo-Yo Ma, English Chamber Orchestra - Haydn: Cello Concertos 1&2 (1981/1993) {Sony Classical}

Yo-Yo Ma, English Chamber Orchestra - Haydn: Cello Concertos 1&2 (1981/1993) {Sony Classical}
EAC 0.99pb5 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 199MB + 5% Recovery
MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | 118MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Classical

The Cello Concerto No.1 in C Major, Hob. VIIb/1, by Joseph Haydn was composed around 1761–1765 for longtime friend Joseph Weigl, then the principal cellist of Prince Nicolaus's Esterhazy Orchestra. The work was presumed lost until 1961, when musicologist Oldrich Pulkert discovered a copy of the score at the Prague National Museum. Though some doubts have been raised about the authenticity of the work, most experts believe that Haydn did compose this concerto.
Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016) [Official Digital Download]

Yo-Yo Ma & Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 72:07 minutes | 813 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma is back for a sixth album with the Silk Road Ensemble. Sing me Home is the companion album for a new documentary film called The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble. The album is a musical exploration of the notion of "home", from the diverse perspectives of the members of the Silk Road Ensemble. With a mix of traditional tunes and original songs we're taken on a tour of homes around the world from the Balkans to China, India, Iran, Ireland, Japan, Mali, Syria, and the United States.
Yo-Yo Ma, Kathryn Stott - Songs From The Arc Of Life (2015) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Yo-Yo Ma, Kathryn Stott - Songs From The Arc Of Life (2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 67:55 minutes | 1,15 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma and pianist Kathryn Stott create a unique classical music experience with their new Sony Classical recording "Songs from the Arc". This all-new recording also celebrates thirty years of friendship and collaboration in concerts and recordings for Ma and Stott. The album includes pieces they have frequently performed but never recorded, as well as a handful of discoveries.

Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)  Music

Posted by tomashass at April 24, 2016
Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)

Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble - Sing Me Home (2016)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 01:11:59 | 167 MB
Genre: Classical, Folk, World | Label: Masterworks/Sony Music

The new album from Yo-Yo Ma & the Silk Road Ensemble will surprise and delight with imaginative sounds that transform the traditional musical landscape. Sing Me Home is the sixth album by the Grammy®-nominated Silk Road Ensemble and its founding member and guiding light, Yo-Yo Ma. The album features special guest performers Rhiannon Giddens, Sarah Jarosz, Abagail Washburn, Gregory Porter, Lisa Fischer, Grammy Award®-winning jazz guitarist, Bill Frisell and more.
Tan Dun, Yo-Yo Ma - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (2000)

Tan Dun, Yo-Yo Ma - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (2000)
EAC | FLAC (Tracks) + cue.+log ~ 257 Mb | Mp3, CBR320 kbps ~ 150 Mb | Scans included
Soundtrack, Score, Contemporary | Label: Sony Classical | # SK 89347 | 00:50:13

The classical works of Tan Dun typically fuse compositional elements from the East and the West, but for his soundtrack to Ang Lee's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, musical cultures aren't so much blurred as coexistent side-by-side. While the magical martial arts film doesn't boast music as stunning as its visuals, this soundtrack is still beautiful and elegant, a perfect complement to the movie's mysticism. Just don't expect epic, John Williams-inspired bombast here. On "A Wedding Interrupted," the riveting brass and string section introduction segues into soft-hued meditations; "Night Fight" boasts spiky percussion but sounds more reminiscent of Stomp than a kung-fu scene. That said, Dun's understated score–filled with Asian instrumentation, Romantic cello solos from Yo-Yo Ma, and a token theme song with vocals by Asian pop star CoCo Lee–is still a fascinating listen. Fans of Ma and Dun shouldn't pass this up.
Yo-Yo Ma & Bobby McFerrin - Hush (1992) [Reissue 2015] PS3 + Hi-Res FLAC

Yo-Yo Ma & Bobby McFerrin - Hush (1992) [Reissue 2015].
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 46:33 minutes | Scans included | 1,3 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full Scans included | 808 MB

The idea here was to put two masters together–one classical cellist, one improvisational singer/sound-effects performer–and voilà! instant amazing, unique, hip–and, hopefully, hit–record. The intriguing setup was to see what would happen when each led the other through the unfamiliar territory of his own specialty. The success of this recording lies not so much in the music or even in the overall performances, but in the fascinating and fun opportunity to sit in on the musicians' good-natured, respectful give-and-take, to witness an uncommon form of artistic chemistry that allows each performer to expand his vision and even his technique. On one hand we get Bobby McFerrin's impressionistic, improvisatory jazz/pop; on the other we enjoy Yo-Yo Ma's highly refined, formalized musicianship.
Yo-Yo Ma, Kathryn Stott - Songs From the Arc of Life (2015)

Yo-Yo Ma, Kathryn Stott - Songs From the Arc of Life (2015)
Classical | MP3 320kbps CBR | 1 CD | 163 MB
Label: Sony | Catalog Number: 510316 | Rls.date: 18th Sept 2015

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma and pianist Kathryn Stott create a unique classical music experience with their new Sony Classical recording Songs from the Arc of Life available September 18, 2015. This all-new recording also celebrates thirty years of friendship and collaboration in concerts and recordings for Ma and Stott. The album includes pieces they have frequently performed but never recorded, as well as a handful of discoveries.