"You can't really have a concert if you can't have an audience," David Roode muses.
His career as a concert trombonist in Cincinnati went abruptly on hold when stay-at-home orders took effect in March.
"I had months of gigs that were just canceled."
Roode and his wife, a concert pianist, have done some recording while on lockdown in Cincinnati. And they've tapped into savings they typically rely on during the slower summer months.