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    Forlorn hopes for end to airline woes


    Parliamentary debate was no help to string players, says Ariane Todes

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    Incorporated Society of Musicians issues Ryanair warning


    The Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) is urging Ryanair to reconsider its policy of charging violinists and violists for an extra seat in order to fly with their instrument in the cabin. The UK professional body voiced its concerns after a 12-year-old pupil at Chetham's School of Music ...

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    Concert promoter claims Ryanair charged £1,340 to seat three violins


    A small arts trust in eastern England is considering legal action against Ryanair. Norfolk Concerts had to pay £1,340 so that three violinists it had engaged could fly from Frankfurt-Hahn airport to Stansted with their instruments in the cabin. Douglas Gowan, Norfolk Concerts' executive director, claims Ryanair broke ...