Yo-Yo Ma

Fred Rogers (pictured with Daniel Tiger on “Mister Rogers Neighborhood”) is the subject of the touching documentary “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” (Courtesy The Fred Rogers Company/Focus Features)

‘Neighbor’ reveals Mister Rogers’ ‘radical kindness’

The documentary “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” is about public TV’s Fred…

 

Cello great Yo-Yo Ma, center, helped San Francisco Symphony Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas and the orchestra open the 2017-18 season with a bang. (Courtesy Devlin Shand/Drew Altizer Photography)

Yo-Yo Ma joins MTT, SF Symphony at festive 2017 gala

On Thursday at Davies Symphony Hall at the gala opening of San…

 

Robert Osborne, longtime host of Turner Classic Movies and author of the official history of the Oscars (pictured in 2013), died Monday after undisclosed illnesses kept him off the air. (Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Scoop: A tribute to filmdom’s classy Robert Osborne

Movie-watching just won’t be the same, with the death of Turner Classic…

 

“The Music of Strangers,” an uplifting documentary by Morgan Neville, goes behind the scenes with the Silk Road Ensemble, the international group founded by cello master Yo-Yo Ma. (Courtesy Participant Media)

Yo-Yo Ma documentary celebrates the possibilities of music

Morgan Neville knew he had his next documentary project when he met…

“The Music of Strangers,” an uplifting documentary by Morgan Neville, goes behind the scenes with the Silk Road Ensemble, the international group founded by cello master Yo-Yo Ma. (Courtesy Participant Media)
Ruth Felt, founder of San Francisco Performances, has brought world-class artists to Bay Area stages for 36 years. (Courtesy photo)

San Francisco Performances’ Ruth Felt announces retirement

Ruth Felt, founder of San Francisco Performances, is about to step down…

Ruth Felt, founder of San Francisco Performances, has brought world-class artists to Bay Area stages for 36 years. (Courtesy photo)
Courtesy photoDJ Vin Sol has been at the helm of "Club 1994" for two years.

O'Donovan is a folk singer extraordinaire

Quirky New England folk warbler Aoife O'Donovan, who recently came through the…

Courtesy photoDJ Vin Sol has been at the helm of "Club 1994" for two years.
Getty Images File PhotoCellist Yo-Yo Ma will appear in recital with pianist Kathryn Stott.

Yo-Yo Ma makes masterful musical connections

Amazing and versatile, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, 57 — who has been honored…

Getty Images File PhotoCellist Yo-Yo Ma will appear in recital with pianist Kathryn Stott.