For an upcoming concert at Wolf Trap, it will be Tweeting live program notes to audience members on the lawn during a performance of Beethoven's "Pastoral." Read more about it here.
Obviously, this is a bid to attract a younger audience. But does such a move ultimately hurt or help? Would you subscribe to such a feed if the ISO were doing it at Conner Prairie? And, if not, would you be annoyed by those around you doing it?
Here's another news piece about a National Symphony Orchestra--not the U.S. version, but the one in Iraq. Seems like a story destined for a Heartland Film Festival documentary.