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From Peter Junge <peter.ju...@gmx.org>
Subject Re: What is a good Project Management Committee member?
Date Fri, 07 Sep 2012 04:58:01 GMT
On 9/7/2012 10:26 AM, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Sep 6, 2012, at 1:17 PM, Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net> wrote:

[...]

>> While the playing together metaphor is great, the orchestra metaphor breaks because
there is no conductor and no first chairs.
>>
>
> There are orchestras without conductors as well, e.g. the Orpheus
> Ensemble.   [...]

The Orpheus Ensemble is a chamber orchestra while AOO is more like a 
symphony orchestra. This analogy is false anyway. A conductor is a kind 
of dictator while a PMC chair should be a primus inter pares.

Peter


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