And Now for Something Completely Different

Discussion in 'TM Lounge' started by Tootsall, Mar 24, 2004.

  1. Tootsall

    Tootsall Fortissimo User

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    Yee HAW!
    Violinists' fury at 'pay fiddle'


    Violinists are seeking an extra £60 per rehearsal or performance
    Violinists in a German orchestra are suing for a pay rise on the grounds that they play many more notes per concert than their colleagues.
    The 16 violinists at the Beethoven Orchestra in Bonn say they work much harder than their fellow musicians.


    Read the whole story at: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/3564071.stm

    I gotta go practice my trills. :lol:
     
  2. camelbrass

    camelbrass Mezzo Forte User

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    Toots,

    Most violinist I've heard should be charged 60 quid per rehearsal regardless of the number of notes they play!!

    Regards

    Trevor
     

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