Yo-Yo Ma Concert for Peace

On Sunday, June 11th  Yo-Yo Ma held a Concert for Peace at The Faith Community of Saint Sabina

Yo-Yo Ma, cellist performed with musicians from the Civic Orchestra of Chicago and the Chicago Children's Choir, Josephine Lee, artistic director, and musicians from the Saint Sabina Church band. The program included works by Dvořák, Joplin, Ellington, and others. 

All donations and net ticket proceeds will benefit St. Sabina's anti-violence and "Strong Futures" employment programs

News Coverage of the Yo-Yo Ma Concert for Peace

Crains Chicago Business: Can Yo-Yo Ma save Chicago? He's certainly trying.

Chicago Tribune: Cellist Yo-Yo Ma sounds chord of hope, community on South Side

Arts & Entertainment / Music / John Von Rhein : Contact Reporter

June 13, 2017, 4:42pm

Chicago Sun Times: Yo-Yo Ma performs Concert for Peace at St. Sabina Church

June 11, 2017, 09:23pm

Father Michael Pfleger with Yo-Yo Ma at a Concert for Peace on Sunday afternoon at St. Sabina Church. | Matthew Hendrickson/Sun-Times
Father Michael Pfleger with Yo-Yo Ma at a Concert for Peace on Sunday afternoon at St. Sabina Church. | Matthew Hendrickson/June

98.7wfmt: Yo-Yo Ma, Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s “Concert for Peace” Takes a Stand against Violence at South Side’s St. Sabina Church

By Michael San Gabino| June 12, 2017

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WGN TV 9: Yo-Yo Ma performs at Concert for Peace during violent weekend

By Randi Belisomo | June 11, 2017, 8:16 PM

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