This video, from a series published by the London Symphony Orchestra, might give you an idea of what it is like to be an orchestral flutist. Many orchestras are based in large metropolitan areas, so musicians often commute from far away and/or ride public transportation to get to work. Follow Principal Flutist, Gareth Davies, throughout a workday in January, 2011.
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