Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Copenhagen Philharmonic Flash Mob a Hit During A.M. Subway Commute
Above: the Copenhagen Philharmonic Orchestra serenades morning subway commuters with “Morning” from Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt.
Ah, Denmark – home of the Tivoli Gardens, Legoland, fabled blue cheese and some great classical music flash mobs.
You might remember the Copenhagen Philharmonic Orchestra’s brilliant flash-mob rendition of Ravel’s Bolero in Copenhagen’s Central Station about a year ago, which can be seen below. Just last week, the orchestra gave Copenhagen’s morning subway commuters a boost with a flash mob performance of “Morning” from Grieg’s Peer Gynt. Simply stunning.
So, Columbus, anyone up for a classical music flash mob in our fair city?
In case you missed the orchestra’s Bolero flash mob, here’s that must-see video:
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