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Swedish orchestra to ban soloists and conductors from flying

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra is hosting a sustainable music season in 2020-2021. Photo: Mats Bäcker

Published: 22.Feb.2019 17:49 hrs

One of Sweden's leading symphony orchestras is to ban conductors and soloists who come to play with it from coming by plane, in what it is billing as "the world's first sustainable orchestral season".

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra will at the start of next month begin to contact artists, agencies, conductors and composers interested in taking part in the season, inviting them to suggest elements or whole programmes with an environmental theme. 
 
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