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Yo-Yo Ma: ‘Huge Ego Is Very Often Matched by Huge Insecurity’

The cellist talks about humility, mid-gig aerobics and whether he would play for Trump

By Laura Battle

One hour and 20 minutes into his marathon recital of Bach’s suites for un­accompanied cello at Leipzig’s historic Nikolai­kirche, as applause erupts after the Fourth Suite…

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