Saturday, April 11, 2009

How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall?

You can buy tickets to see the performance of the YouTube Symphony Orchestra perform at Carnegie Hall. An international cadre of musicians was auditioned via the video file-sharing site, who now have a seat in the virtual orchestra section. Although collaboration between musicians at a distance in the age of digital sound is becoming increasingly common, this publicity stunt is intended specifically to promote classical music and attract attention through a familiar American Idol-style contest.

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