Bunhill: Sounding Orff

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The Independent Online
People phoning Banque Nationale de Paris and put on hold are treated to a burst of Carl Orff's Carmina Burana while they wait.

The music was used in the Old Spice after-shave adverts, and optimists will doubtless view the choice of music as a sign that BNP, which is the lead bank to Euro Disney, will nurse the stricken theme park back to macho health. I, on the other hand, can't help recalling it was also the theme music in that most gruesome of horror movies The Omen.