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The violinist Raffaele Pagano, concertmaster of the London Arte Chamber Orchestra, is keeping up his practice in the car while driving a 70-hour week on Uber hires.
Raffaele, 34, from Naples, moved to London for its musical life, but Covid has thwarted hishopes.
He says: ‘Fortunately with my violin next to me I never felt tired and am often inspired by the wonderful people that ride in my car.
‘The different energy, lives and cultures of my passengers are a source of energy and inspiration for my playing and composition. My music is made from real life and real emotions.’
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