06. February 2010 · Comments Off on Superbowl Sunday · Categories: TV

… is nearly always an opera Sunday too. And of course this year is no different, as I’ll be playing Marriage of Figaro in the pit. So I can’t watch the game or, more importantly, the commercials. Ah well. But maybe I’ll record it, and maybe I’ll see this, too:

Before the Colts, the Saints or The Who takes the stage Sunday for Super Bowl XLIV, millions of television viewers will see a performance by musicians from Rutgers University.

The Rutgers Symphony Orchestra will appear in a two-minute pre-game music video with rapper Jay-Z just before kickoff the 6:28 p.m. kickoff Sunday on CBS. About 65 musicians from the Rutgers Symphony Orchestra and the Rutgers Sinfonia traveled to New York City Tuesday to film the piece.

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