Triad classical string musicians show funny side in ‘Baby Got Bouts’

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Classical string musicians look quite serious onstage, intently following scores as they saw bows back and forth, according to the Greensboro News & Record.

“It’s a very difficult profession,” Greensboro cellist Brooks Whitehouse says. “There’s a lot of perfectionism and pressure to deliver great works, up to the modern standard of playing.”

But catch classical musicians after a concert and find them unwinding with stories and jokes.

“It’s a well-kept secret that classical musicians are really some of the funniest people around,” Whitehouse says.

Read more: The Greensboro News & Record