How 87 doctors found perfect harmony

HERE’s how to help GPs, physicians and even surgeons work in perfect harmony: do what Dr Cathy Fraser did and put them in the same orchestra.

There’s no hierarchy, she says. There’s not much ego in the room when medical musicians get together.

Exceptions do exist. And these can depend on the musicians’ medical speciality, Dr Fraser says with a playful twinkle in her eye. But she won’t hint at what type of doctor once astounded a conductor by offering advice on beating a tricky rhythm.

“It is a unique setting