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On unruly behaviour on orchestral weekends and in concerts,
with Classical Music agony aunt ALICE McVEIGH

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? 'Dear Mrs McVeigh,

GREMLINS IN THE BALLROOM!
Amused by your feature last year on pillow fighting at an orchestral weekend in Eastbourne, we decided to do a bit of research, and here's what we discovered:

There are two such orchestral weekends each year, held in the same ballroom at the same hotel, about a month apart. The events are run by different organisations, and the only other connection seems to be that they have a conductor in common, the young and very promising Jon 'Vorisek' Maynard...

Copyright © 25 November 2011 Alice McVeigh, Kent UK

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