[Dixielandjazz] Musician's pay

Stephen Barbone barbonestreet at earthlink.net
Mon Feb 24 21:19:46 PST 2003

Who said music doesn't pay? The Philadelphia Inquirer (Newspaper)
printed these salaries of the top earners in the Philadelphia Symphony

1.) Dave Kim--concertmaster     $251,723
2.) Dave Bilger--Prin Trpt          $198,723
3.) Rich Woodhams--Prin Oboe$197,072
4.) Bob Diaz---Prin Viola--        $183,070
5.) Jeff Khaner--Prin Flute--      $181,115

The conductor: Sawallisch-------$823,000

Not a bad gig.

Steve Barbone

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