Break Those Genres! Yo-Yo Ma and Goat Rodeo Sessions

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Yo-Yo Ma has always been a musical adventurer, and so are his collaborators Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile and Aoife O’Donovan. Their new album, dubbed Goat Rodeo Sessions for the chaos it suggests, is a spectacular blend of classical, bluegrass, and avant-pop music by artists at the height of their powers.

I find this live session sublime. It has a bit of interview, and was recorded on the Google campus.

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Adam Leipzig, Cultural Weekly’s publisher, is the Chief Operating Officer of CreativeFuture, a non-profit organization that advocates for the creative community. He is also CEO of Entertainment Media Partners, a company that navigates creative entrepreneurs through the Hollywood system and beyond, and a keynote speaker. He is the former president of National Geographic Films and senior Disney executive, and has been a producer, distributor, financier and executive on more than 30 films, including 'March of the Penguins,' 'Honey, I Shrunk the Kids,' 'Dead Poets Society,' and 'Titus.' Adam is the author of ‘Inside Track for Independent Filmmakers ’ and co-author of the all-in-one resource for college students and emerging filmmakers 'Filmmaking in Action: Your Guide to the Skills and Craft' (Macmillan). Adam teaches at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business, at Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, and in UCLA's Professional Producing Program.