Thursday, January 14, 2010

Who’s That Man? A Mystery Clarinetist Takes a Bow at Philharmonic

"When a pinch hitter comes out of the dugout, an announcer intones his name over the public-address system. When an understudy fills in for a Broadway actor, inserts in the program say who it is. A waiter even tells you what’s on special.

Don’t ask the New York Philharmonic to be so forthcoming."

For the full story, please see the New York Times.