Blast from the recent past: A Digital Companion for Concert Fans

"Eight American orchestras have filed for bankruptcy in the last year. With classical concert attendance in decline, or at best, holding steady, orchestras are looking for new audiences, and considering new ways to attract those audiences. One possibility is a high tech device called the "Concert Companion." NPR's Fred Child had the opportunity to test-drive one of these gadgets during a performance of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony at ..."


The Concert Companion