Is Classical Music Dead? Not To Maestro Benjamin ZanderPlay
The Boston Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing Anton Bruckner's 8th Symphony this weekend. The work is thought by many to be difficult and inaccessible, but that's just the kind of challenge conductor Benjamin Zander relishes. For years, he's been showing audiences that believe they don't like classical music how to find passion in the genre.
- Benjamin Zander, conductor and music director, Boston Philharmonic Orchestra
This segment aired on November 17, 2010.