Posts Tagged ‘Joshua Bell’

This is Interesting: Context Matters

Posted by Brian on 28th April 2011 in General Music, Mildly Off-Topic, Performing

Here is an interesting article from about four years ago:

The Washington Post decided that it would be fun to get Joshua Bell, an internationally recognized concert violinist, and have him busk in the Washington Subway. He made just over $32 in just under 45 minutes, but that is perhaps the least significant observation arising from the experiment…

Read the article from the Washington Post.

Watch an excerpt from the video on YouTube: