That was my advice to struggling Dutch music organisations in a keynote speech a couple of weeks ago.
And it looks like conductor Alan Pierson has got in first. He’s taking the Brooklyn Philharmonic to Brighton Beach to play Soviet-era cartoon music.
Great idea – a million miles from the snoots of Carnegie Hall, and covered in the blue-collar Daily News, not the preppy Times.
Someone’s doing something right in Brooklyn. I love dose qartunes…
‘Vinni-Puh Goes Visiting'” (Soyuzmultfilm)