On stress in the firsts,
with classical music agony aunt ALICE McVEIGH
Aren't you glad now that violin is your second instrument?
STUDY SUGGESTS ORCHESTRAL FIRST VIOLINS EXPERIENCE HIGHEST STRESS LEVELS
Copyright © 31 January 2014
Alice McVeigh, Kent UK
Yes: and this isn't the first study that's suggested that first violins (and the conductor, but hey, he gets paid to suffer!!!)