New York Philharmonic conductor appears on Sesame Street

The New York Philharmonic's conductor Alan Gilbert gave a masterclass with a difference when characters from Sesame Street showed up at The Lincoln Centre to watch a rehearsal.

As you can see from the video, Gilbert and some students from the Juilliard School walked Murray Monster through a slowed-down version of Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik to show exactly what a conductor does.

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