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Joshua Bell's busking experiment

In 2007, our November cover star Joshua Bell tried an experiment with the Washington Post. He set up a busking pitch in the Washington D.C. Metro during rush hour, started playing Bach, and waited to see who would listen. The results were surprising, as you will see.

To find out more about Joshua Bell and the 'Huberman' Stradivari he plays on, download the digital edition of the November issue.

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