Should we try to preserve the 19th century tradition of tails or tuxes or should we try to move forward and be a bit more casual? My dad, a world class solo guitarist has never played a concert with a tux or tails, not even to Disney Hall. Also, Mischa Maisky (although I've never seen him play) looks pretty comfortable on his CDs, wearing elegant but more casual clothing. It seems like most other people stick with the tux. This might seem pretty shallow to talk about clothes, but I think it's kind of important. I just think a performer could go out with more style instead of looking like everyone else and wearing the same tux or tails. What do you think?
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