January 12, 2012
Ringing tones of famed Philharmonic silenced by ringing cell phone - CNN.com

 Add a new one to the irate reactions triggered by incessant ringing of a cell phone, bringing one of the world’s great symphony orchestras to a dead stop in mid-performance.

In a disastrous meeting of an old classic and new technology Tuesday night, the New York Philharmonic was performing Gustav Mahler’s Ninth Symphony — a haunting piece some say the composer wrote as he faced his own death — when a cell phone started ringing in the audience.

turn your cellphone off!!!

update.. blame iPhone

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