On The Bach Hour, Yo-Yo Ma describes the genesis of his world tour of performances and community action, and plays the composer's Cello Suite No. 3.
On the program:
Cantata BWV 178 Wo Gott derr Herr nicht bei uns hält (translation) - Matthew White, countertenor; Makoto Sakurada, tenor; Peter Kooy, bass; Bach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suzuki, conductor
Concerto in D, BWV 972, after Vivaldi, arr. Crespo and Höfs - German Brass
Cello Suite No. 3 in C, BWV 1009 - Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Learn more about The Bach Project