Classical: The Sound of Music Tickets In Albuquerque, N.M., Pamela Schaeffer prints tickets -- 42,000 of them -- for the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra. The season's tickets take two weeks to print, and Schaeffer says that in that time, the Boca Systems ticket machine can make quite a racket. But enduring this noise is worth it, she finds, when the music starts.

Classical: The Sound of Music Tickets

Classical: The Sound of Music Tickets

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In Albuquerque, N.M., Pamela Schaeffer prints tickets -- 42,000 of them -- for the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra. The season's tickets take two weeks to print, and Schaeffer says that in that time, the Boca Systems ticket machine can make quite a racket.

But enduring this noise is worth it, she finds, when the music starts.