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Classical Eye Candy

Posted at 12:40 PM on May 9, 2007 by John Birge

How can classical music embrace our increasingly visual age? Two recent attempts:

Item: The Boston Pops is using YouTube to find their next Idol.

Item: The Berlin State Opera is going voyeuristic with Anna Netrebko and Rolando Villazon.
(be sure to scroll down for the comments, some are hilarious!)