"When it was over, Furukawa introduced herself to Bell, and tossed in a twenty. Not counting that -- it was tainted by recognition -- the final haul for his 43 minutes of playing was $32.17. Yes, some people gave pennies.
'Actually,' Bell said with a laugh, 'that's not so bad, considering. That's 40 bucks an hour. I could make an okay living doing this, and I wouldn't have to pay an agent.'"
"'I was oddly grateful when someone threw in a dollar instead of change.' This is from a man whose talents can command $1,000 a minute."
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