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Cowan's Classics with Rob Cowan 7pm - 9pm
2 November 2018, 17:07
Have you ever been so tired you’ve fallen asleep in the middle of a symphony orchestra?
Sure, we’ve all felt a little bit tired at work. But when your job is playing the French horn in a massive symphony orchestra, chances are you’re not going to fall asleep. Or are you?
This 2009 video of a performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's 'Capriccio Espagnol' was captured by Nicolae Bivol.
Check out 0:50 for a super-fast reaction save from colleague on the right...