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Where are the women timps?

Dianne Winsor has notified us that Actea Jimenez, 24, of Holland’s Het Gelders Orkest, has won the Solo Timpani position in the orchestra of Bilbao, defeating 47 contenders. Actea becomes the third woman timpanist in leading Spanish orchestras. How many in the UK? the US? Vienna? OK, our readers are starting to name them: 1 Kate […]
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