Yo-Yo Ma: 30 Years Outside the Box [Box Set]

Yo-Yo Ma: 30 Years Outside the Box [Box Set]

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by Yo-Yo Ma
     
 
Sony Music is proud to release Yo-Yo Ma: 30 Years Outside the Box, a deluxe box set of the cellist's recorded legacy. This limited-edition set celebrates Ma's 30th anniversary with the Sony label and includes 88 remastered albums (plus two discs of bonus material) and a 312-page hardcover book.

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Overview

Sony Music is proud to release Yo-Yo Ma: 30 Years Outside the Box, a deluxe box set of the cellist's recorded legacy. This limited-edition set celebrates Ma's 30th anniversary with the Sony label and includes 88 remastered albums (plus two discs of bonus material) and a 312-page hardcover book.

Yo-Yo Ma: 30 Years Outside The Box is packaged in a beautifully designed, velvet-lined box. Each CD comes in a sleeve with the original album cover and complete track listings.

The bonus discs present the first release of John Williams's Memoirs of a Geisha Suite, for cello and orchestra, and "Air and Simple Gifts," written for the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

The book includes photos, essays, biographical information, track lists, original liner notes, and credits, with a foreword by pianist Emanuel Ax and a feature essay by journalist Richard Dyer.

Includes:

  • 90 CDs - every original album Yo-Yo Ma has recorded
  • 2 bonus discs - including previously unreleased music
  • 312-page hardcover book
  • Velvet-lined, limited-edition, numbered box

-- From the Label

Product Details

Release Date:
10/26/2009
Label:
Sony Classics
UPC:
0886975230723
catalogNumber:
752307

Tracks

Disc 53

  1. Étienne et Petunia, for cello & double bass  (04:03)
  2. F.C.'s Jig, for violin & cello  (03:15)
  3. College Hornpipe  (03:15)
  4. Pickles, for violin, cello & double bass  (03:01)
  5. Old Country Fairytale, for violin, cello & double bass  (08:25)
  6. Schizoozy, for violin, cello & double bass  (04:01)
  7. Star of the County Down  (04:45)
  8. Speed the Plow Medley  (01:58)
  9. Fair Dancer Reel  (04:46)

Disc 54

  1. King Gesar, for narrator & ensemble

    1. Part 4. The Horse Race  (16:40)
    2. Part 5. The Song Of Manene  (06:22)
    3. Part 6. The Battle With The Tirthikas  (09:16)
    4. Part 7. Gesar's Song Of Completion  (06:44)

Disc 70

  1. 1B, for violin, cello & double bass  (03:59)
  2. Misty Moonlight Waltz, for violin, cello & double bass  (04:46)
  3. Hard Times Come Again No More for voice & piano  (03:44)
  4. Indecision, for violin, cello & double bass  (04:28)
  5. Limerock  (02:28)
  6. Benjamin  (03:32)
  7. Fisher's Hornpipe  (03:45)
  8. Duet for cello & bass  (05:54)
  9. Emily's Reel for violin, cello & double bass  (02:48)
  10. Cloverfoot Reel for violin, cello & double bass  (04:24)
  11. Poem for Carlita, for violin, cello & double bass  (07:34)
  12. Caprice for Three, for violin, cello & double bass  (03:48)
  13. Second Time Around, for violin, cello & double bass  (04:33)
  14. Slumber My Darling for voice & piano  (04:53)
  15. Vistas, for violin, cello & double bass  (09:58)

Disc 87

  1. Night at the Caravanserai  (05:51)

Disc 88

  1. Dona Nobis Pacem  (02:00)
  2. You Couldn't Be Cuter, song (from the film "The Joy of Living")  (03:28)
  3. Joy to the World (theme by Handel)  (03:42)
  4. Here Comes the Sun  (02:50)
  5. Improvisation on "Dona nobis pacem", for acoustic bass & mandolin  (02:57)
  6. The Wassail Song / All Through the Night, medley for cello, acoustic bass & mandolin  (02:37)
  7. A Christmas Jig / Mouth of the Tobique Reel, medley for fiddle, cello, Celtic harp, piano & drums  (03:46)
  8. The Wexford Carol ("Good People All, This Christmastime") (Enniscorthy Carol) (Irish)  (04:20)
  9. Panxoliña, Galician carol  (03:05)
  10. Improvisation on "Dona nobis pacem", for 2 guitars: [Part 1]

    1. [Part 1]  (00:58)
  11. Vassourinhas, for guitar (arrangement after Matias da Rocha)  (03:25)
  12. Improvisation on "Dona nobis pacem", for clarinet & piano: [Part 2]

    1. [Part 2]  (02:32)
  13. Invitación al Danzón, for cello, clarinet & piano  (04:53)
  14. My One and Only Love, song  (04:07)
  15. Familia, song  (03:57)
  16. Concordia, for ensemble  (04:30)
  17. My Favorite Things, song (from "The Sound of Music")  (06:29)
  18. Touch the Hand of Love, song  (04:35)
  19. Kuai Le, for ensemble  (03:26)
  20. This Little Light of Mine, spiritual  (05:02)
  21. Happy Christmas (War Is Over)  (04:45)
  22. Dona nobis pacem / Auld Lang Syne, medley for trumpet & cello  (01:57)

Disc 89

  1. Memoirs of a Geisha, film score: Sayuri's Theme

    1. Sayuri's Theme  (04:37)
  2. Memoirs of a Geisha, film score: Going To School

    1. Going To School  (04:13)
  3. Memoirs of a Geisha, film score: The Chairman's Waltz

    1. The Chairman's Waltz  (04:56)
  4. Memoirs of a Geisha, film score: Brush On Silk

    1. Brush On Silk  (04:21)
  5. Memoirs of a Geisha, film score: Chiyo's Prayer

    1. Chiyo's Prayer  (05:27)
  6. Memoirs of a Geisha, film score: Becoming A Geisha

    1. Becoming A Geisha  (05:04)

Disc 90

  1. Five Tango Sensations, for bandoneón & string quartet (abridgement and arrangement of Sette sequenze): Fear Tango

    1. Fear Tango  (05:22)
  2. Soledad, tango  (09:06)
  3. American Collection Theme  (03:29)
  4. Simple Gifts  (02:34)
  5. Song without Words for cello & piano in D major, Op. 109  (04:08)
  6. Memoirs of a Geisha, film score: Going To School

    1. Going To School  (02:45)
  7. Finnish Folksongs (5), for cello & piano: No. 4 Mikin Pekko

    1. No. 4 Mikin Pekko  (01:54)
  8. Yanzi (Swallow Song) (Kazakh)  (05:23)
  9. Partita for solo cello, Op. 31: 4. Allegretto

    1. 4. Allegretto  (03:40)
  10. I Could Have Danced All Night, song (from "My Fair Lady")  (03:43)
  11. Air and Simple Gifts, for cello, clarinet, piano & violin  (04:30)
  12. Night at the Caravanserai  (05:51)

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Yo-Yo Ma   Primary Artist

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