Stranded on a plane, passengers play classical music


An impromptu concert broke out on a plane when four Philadelphia Orchestra musicians on board reached for their string instruments and played a portion from Antonin Dvorak’s string quartet “American,” much to the delight of the other passengers. The plane was stranded for hours in Beijing. NBC’s Ann Curry reports.

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