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Old 08-21-2019, 09:04 AM
Acsenray is offline
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Originally Posted by Dinsdale View Post
And the snootiness plays a part in my disfavor. Really minor thing, but they lose me right at the start, when the concertmaster comes out to applause, and points to the oboe or English horn or whatever to play an A. Yeah - that's really impressive and worthy of applause!
You know of course that they're just tuning their instruments. They're not doing that to be snooty.
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