Songs of Joy & Peace

Yo-Yo Ma & Friends

2008 release, Yo-Yo Ma’s first-ever holiday album. Features once-in-a-lifetime performances with incredible guest artists including James Taylor, Diana Krall, Alison Krauss, Chris Botti, Ren‚e Fleming, Dave Brubeck and more. Imagine a party, a musical party inspired by the holiday spirit. A party that celebrates the universal hopes, dreams and joy animating festivals the world over: Christmas, Hanukkah, Eid al-Adha, Kwanzaa, Yule and New Year’s Day. That is what brought Yo-Yo Ma together with a remarkable group of friends to create Songs of Joy & Peace. It is Yo-Yo’s hope that everyone who listens to this album will hear a song familiar and beloved to them as well as discover and fall in love with music that is brand new.

  • Dona Nobis Pacem (Give Us Peace)
  • You Couldn’t Be Cuter
  • Joy to the World
  • Here Comes the Sun
  • Improvisation on Dona Nobis Pacem (Give Us Peace)
  • The Wassail Song/All Through the Night
  • A Christmas Jig/Mouth of the Tobique Reel
  • The Wexford Carol
  • Panxoliña: A Galician Carol
  • Improvisation on Dona Nobis Pacem (Give Us Peace)
  • Vassourinhas
  • Improvisation on Dona Nobis Pacem (Give Us Peace)
  • Invitación al Danzón
  • My One and Only Love
  • Familia
  • Concordia
  • My Favorite Things
  • Touch the Hand of Love
  • Kuai Le
  • This Little Light of Mine uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By continuing to use our website, you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Got It.