Zubin Mehta http://nwpr.org en Conductors on Vacation http://nwpr.org/post/conductors-vacation <p>A Northwest Public&nbsp;Radio listener, Dave&nbsp;Ostrom,&nbsp;had a David Letterman-like &quot;Brush with&nbsp;Greatness&quot; while on a&nbsp;boat trip to Antarctica.&nbsp;&nbsp;<strong><a href="http://www.zubinmehta.net/">Zubin Mehta</a></strong>, Music Director for&nbsp;Life of the Israel Philharmonic&nbsp;Orchestra, and his&nbsp;wife&nbsp;were also&nbsp;on the boat.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;She had convinced him to bring his concert tails and to wear then while walking out into a group of <strong><a href="http://www.siec.k12.in.us/west/proj/penguins/king.html">king penguins </a></strong>number Tue, 21 Feb 2012 22:30:10 +0000 Robin Rilette 3549 at http://nwpr.org Conductors on Vacation