On the craziness of worldwide auditions,
with classical music agony aunt ALICE McVEIGH
Copyright © 22 January 2010
Alice McVeigh, Kent UK
I don't suppose you remember me, but we worked together many years ago in the same cello section and the four of us used to do an Indian before the concert.
Anyway I heard from the MU (Musicians Union) that some nut-cases in the ABO (Association of British Orchestras) think the UK isn't good enough to provide players for the few orchestra jobs going....