Saturday, April 20, 2024

Watch Yo Yo Ma’s Beautiful Tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg, A Special Performance of Rachmaninoff’s “Vocalise”


You almost forget there’s a civilised world anymore what with Donald Trump’s attempted annihilation of it. But the great cellist Yo Yo Ma has posted a tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg with his friend Sarah Wolfensohn. This is what you do when a remarkable person passes away, not walk all over her memory. Thank you to these artists. This is a performance of Rachmaninoff’s “Vocalise.”

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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