Yes, you read that right. Two men got into a fistfight at the Boston Pops, which apparently knocked over chairs left one of them shirtless. With the obvious caviat that we should use our words to resolve our differences and that violence is generally bad, this is great news for the classical world. I wish it had been a regular BSO concert.
Conductor Kieth Lockhard apparently took the fracas in stride. According to one audience member “he just stood there, you know, quiet.”