Gone But Not Forgotten

Category : Blog Archive May 17th, 2009

The Columbus Symphony Orchestra’s redesigned website features this picture of the orchestra:

I visited the website to check out the 2009-2010 season (apparently not officially posted yet), and it occurred to me that I had seen this photo before, in a slightly different version. I was only able to find a small thumbnail of the original, but it was enough to confirm my suspicion: Junichi Hirokami, the orchestra’s recently dismissed maestro, has been Photoshopped out.