Sir Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
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Diva moments in classical music
2. Sir Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle has said his relationship with the musicians of the Berlin Philharmonic is sometimes turbulent, and in a recent interview with The Telegraph, described the players as 'stroppy'. Luckily it’s only because the orchestra has a big personality and cares about the music so much.