Second violinist Johnny Lee is "married to TiVo," or so he jokes, and has been swept up in the "American Idol" juggernaut. One of the main joys of being a classical musician," says the 28-year-old, captured here beneath the downtown skyline, "is to bring joy to the audience. I know that sounds cheesy. But we perform four times a week. And while the cheers you hear here arent the same, its not that dissimilar to American Idol.
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