A more touching spectacle took place during the in memoriam segment--initiated by the first few bars of Lang Lang's Tchaik--despite misspelling Corey Monteith's name and excluding other revered names.
"...where I have not deliberately sought it out, the only difference between music and Muzak is the spelling." -- Fran Lebowitz, 'Metropolitan Life'
On April 18, 2013, musicians from the Boston Symphony that have participated in the marathon wear their marathon running clothing to pay tribute to the victims of the marathon bombing and their families at Symphony Hall in Boston.
Yesterday, President Obama led a memorial service for the city of Boston at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross. By all acounts, "Healing Our City: An Interfaith Service" was quite an emotional tribute wherein the President of the United States vowed that Boston would indeed finish the race.
Yesterday, two bombs packed with ball bearings tore through crowds near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon. Three people were killed. Many, many more were injured. The perpetrator(s) are still at large. As all of America mourns for Boston, Classicalite wanted to share something in memoriam...