A few feet from the Rio Grande, world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma performed on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday, delighting audiences and advocating for unity in border cities Laredo, Texas and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. The ongoing tour includes 36 stops, and he appeared on Saturday in Laredo and Nuevo Laredo as part of an organized “Day of Action” celebrating the two communities, NPR reported. Yo-Yo Ma, world renowned cellist, just started playing Bach in Laredo, under the international bridge to Mexico. “A country is not a hotel, and it’s not full.”Today at the scary, scary border Laredoans spent a beautiful morning with Yo-Yo Ma. Yo-Yo Ma is speaking Spanish the best he can in Nuevo Laredo and everyone is smiling.
Source: Huffington Post April 15, 2019 03:56 UTC