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From: "Lou Judson" <[log in to unmask]>
> Thanks Steven - as if I didn't know! MY point was imagining an entire
> orchestra being mimed by all 104 or so actors, and how to get them to
> know when to play what note.. just a silly thought.
What would be really interesting is to watch the Actors' union and the
Musicians' union battle over which group would represent them and which
wage scale they should be paid!
Steven C. Barr
(who read that Whiteman gave Bing a violin with rubber strings to "play"...)