§ Mrs. Ewing
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what study he has made of the employment prospects for musicians in Scotland.
§ Miss Jennie Lee
The Scottish Arts Council set up a year ago a Committee of Inquiry into Orchestral Demands and Resources in Scotland. Its Report is likely to be published later this year.
The Orchestral Resources Inquiry set up by the Arts Council of Great Britain has begun work, while the Committee of Inquiry into Opera and Ballet is also likely to publish its Report this year.