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How did the violinist know how to sing Aida?

We’ve been looking into the extraordinary incident last night where the soprano missed her entry and a violinist in the orchestra, Jen Lindsay, jumped up and sang her part. Here’s what Jen tells Slipped Disc: ‘To be honest I’m one of two covers for this particular concert performance, so I did learn and coach the whole […]
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