Posted by ah, but on April 26, 2002 at 19:54:18:
In Reply to: Re: consider it from a different perspective posted by Chuck(G) on April 26, 2002 at 18:59:19:
they do - for the finals. in the prelims, you are an unknown to them (remember that they only accepted 5 tapes. everyone else was from resumes) so you are assuming the financial risk yourself. in the finals they are inviting only known quantities, so the orchestra assumes the expense, and thereby the risk.