live music: YO YO MA x GREEK THEATER x 8.23.13

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

The Greek Theater, Berkeley, CA. – American Cellist and Grammy Award winner, Yo Yo Ma stopped by the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA for a performance of what was titled “The Goat Rodeo Sessions”. Musicians Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer, and Stuart Duncan joined him on stage.

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Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Yo Yo Ma performs the Goat Rodeo Sessions at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

I was situated toward the midway point of the venue…probably equivalent to soundboard range. Only had 2 songs to shoot…one from stage left, then I moved stage right. Lighting was decent.

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