Watch Misty Copeland and Yo-Yo Ma's Epic "Late Show" Performance

Watch Misty Copeland and Yo-Yo Ma's Epic "Late Show" Performance


Oct 6, 2015

If you were scrolling through your Twitter feed last night, you may have noticed that Yo-Yo Ma and MAKER Misty Copeland were trending.

Together on "The Late Show" with Stephen Colbert on Monday, the legendary cellist and the American Ballet Theatre's first black principal ballerina performed to "Courante" from Bach's Cello Suite No. 2. 

Copeland is promoting a new documentary about her life, "A Ballerina's Tale," which is set to be released on October 14.

Yo-Yo Ma turns 60 on Wednesday.

Watch the dynamic duo perform in the video below:

Watch Misty Copeland's exclusive MAKERS story in the video above.

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Photo Credit: Gary Gershoff via Getty Images/Yo-Yo Ma Facebook

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