Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Ben Folds and Sir Mix-A-Lot are the latest to get into the orchestra game

So Ben Folds debuted his piano concerto with the Nashville Symphony about a month ago. And the Nashville Ballet also hosted something called The Ben Folds Project:
You can check out an interview with the pop-rocker here.

And Sir Mix-A-Lot is going to be performing with the Seattle Orchestra in June:
Many thanks to Keane Southard for pointing out the fact that Mos Def (now known as Yasiin Bey) performed with the Brooklyn Philharmonic in 2011, too.
This is officially a thing, y'all. And we have a lot of work to do here at SGS headquarters


  1. I can't wait to hear the orchestral arrangement of "Baby Got Back"!

  2. Right? The other question is whether he intends to perform his entire oeuvre, including 'My Hooptie' and 'Put 'Em on the Glass.'