The BBC used a US orch to test would-be announcersmain
Obituaries of Sylvia Peters, the veteran TV announcer of impeccable poise who presented the Queen’s Coronation in 1953, have dwelt on some of the hoops she was put through before the BBC accepted her natural authority.
One was requiring her to pronounce the name of a certain American orchestra.
Which? (and why?)
SOLUTION: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, to eliminate lispers.