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Playing the Eiffel Tower


Composer Joseph Bertolozzi and his recording crew harvest sounds at the top of the Eiffel Tower. (Photo: Christopher Werth)

An American composer Joseph Bertolozzi is in Paris collecting sounds from the Eiffel Tower.

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He's banging the struts, bolts and girders and recording the results.

With that, he plans to compose a piece of music.

Reporter Christopher Werth met up with the composer and his recording team on top of the Paris landmark.