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What Do Alan Gilbert and Tom Brady Have in Common?

Posted November 05, 2013

Talent, practice, hand signals, tempo.... Watch this thoughtful, fun story reported by Wynton Marsalis for CBS This Morning on the similarities between being a top quarterback and a top conductor. Don't miss the studio banter with Charlie Rose at the end, featuring a shout-out to Principal Trumpet Philip Smith, who we just announced is retiring from the Philharmonic at the end of this season.