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He's one of the most famous violinists in the world - but when Joshua Bell fiddled incognito in a Washington Metro station, he barely cleared $30.

Would he have made more busking in New York City?

"Ah, I don't know," the 46-year-old Grammy winner says now, seven years later.

"New York has some wonderful places where people play and have audiences. I pass some every day going up to Lincoln Center, when I change trains at the Times Square stop." Bell has a new Bach CD out; he'll perform with the NY Philharmonic Nov. 12 to 15 and 18. This is his classical music New York. READ THE FULL New York Post INTERVIEW.