John Burgess: CR5M in the YouTube Symphony

Featuring 101 musicians from 33 different countries, the YouTube Symphony Orchestra gathers once a year at the Sydney Opera House, under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas.  (Read all about it at http://www.youtube.com/user/symphony)  A week of rehearsals culminates in a live performance streamed on YouTube.  This year, it attracted 33,000,000 viewers!

Bassist John Burgess performed a beautiful solo on his NS CR5m double bass.  Watch the video below!  You can also check out John’s recent work on his YouTube channel, http://www.youtube.com/JohnBurgessMusic.  We’re delighted to have him playing one of our instruments!