publication date: Wednesday, January 27, 1999 (part of Round III)

category: Music

clue: It's up and down with this cellist, Mom!

explanation: "Up and down" is a reference to Ma's first name, while "Mom" is a reference to his last name. He plays the cello. more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Aaron Fischer, Kelly Lee, and Jason Peter Fedorow

trivia: Yo-Yo Ma's name is sometimes spelled without the hyphen, sometimes with it. The hyphenated version used in this game may not be correct.


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