Name Change for Carnegie Hall? Say It's Not So Susan Stamberg reports on a breaking development in the world of concert music that is likely to hit a sour note with many classicists. In fact, some critics of the proposal claim that the story is just plain foolish.
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Name Change for Carnegie Hall? Say It's Not So

Name Change for Carnegie Hall? Say It's Not So

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The story on the street is that Carnegie Hall, America's premiere venue for concert music, is about to get a name change. By next season, if all goes according to plan, music lovers will be visiting Amazon.com Hall. Some say it's as blasphemous as playing Beethoven on the bagpipes. Others say it's just plain foolish. What do you think?