20. August 2009 · Comments Off on Dear James Taylor, · Categories: Links, News

Please move to San Jose. Pretty please? BSO gets more publicity than we do. And they get more money.

The singer/songwriter plans to donate his $500,000 in earning from a five-day music festival at Tanglewood next week to the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

The Boston Globe reported that Taylor decided to donate his earnings because he and his wife are concerned about diminishing support for classical music. The couple also donated over $700,000 between 2005 and 2008 to the orchestra, which makes is summer home at Tanglewood in western Massachusetts.

I read it here.

PS I do listen to you and I really like you so I think we’d be good friends. We could get together and make music. My studio is always open.

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