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Midweek Madness salutes orchestra that performs for random conductors

By Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun

12:09 PM EDT, September 25, 2013

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Well, something had to come along after all those cute videos of classical flash mobs. Maybe this project of Carnegie Hall and Ensemble ACJW will inspire the next craze -- an orchestra setting up on the street in front of a music stand with the words "Conduct Us" on it. 

Midweek Madness could not resist this clip of what happened when passersby in Manhattan took the bait.