Yo-Yo Ma is one of the most recognized cellists of all time. With his Silk Road Ensemble he creates musical collaborations and education programs across cultures. In Davos, he performs the Opening Concert with an assembled group of world-class musicians and will conduct a workshop on intercultural dialogue. He is a previous recipient of the World Economic Forum’s Crystal Award.
Yo-Yo is joined for the opening concert and workshop by Sergio and Odair Assad (Brazil), Sandeep Das (India), Johnny Gandelsman (USA), Cristina Pato (Spain), Kathryn Stott (UK) and Wu Tong (China).