Young director Rodrigo De Souza is appointed chief of the New York Symphony Orchestra, which he wants to modernize, as ancient former maestro Thomas is retired by the board. The musicians speculate about the future, while indulging in a wild night-life, also with sexy Juliards dancers. Young Oboeist Hailey, getting by as tutor, is late due to traffic for Rodrigo's blind audition, but plays anyway and seduces him, as he was still around, bumping an assistant.
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Many of the orchestra scenes feature real musicians from the Chelsea Symphony and the New Westchester Symphony Orchestra. Members of the Chelsea ensemble were hired to play for the series premiere in New York. See more
Hailey, oboists are a rare commodity these days. Strings, on the other hand, we're like hyenas fighting over the same dead animal.
Scheherazade Op.35 : II. The story of the Kalander prince
Written by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov See more