Violist suing Royal Opera House over hearing damage he blames on brass section as loud as a jet engine


Chris Goldscheider claims he suffered ‘acoustic shock’ during Wagner Ring cycle rehearsals in 2012. The case is now at London’s high court with a verdict expected early next week

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