In the BBC News: Hearing Loss

An interesting read about the darker side of sitting in front of the brass section without ear protection.   You can find the BBC News article titled “Musician sues Royal Opera House over ruined hearing” by Clive Coleman posted April 1, 2016 here :

Chris Goldscheider
A reminder to be wise in using sound shields such as these and ear plugs.  See the Hearing Page for more resources on the topic.