Fandom: Sherlock BBC
Characters: Sherlock, Watson, Lestrade, Moriarty
Genre: Gen/AU (classical musicians)
Word Count: 10,500
Content Advisory: Abuse of classical music knowledge; oboe jokes
Summary: Classical musician AU: Sherlock is a professional solo violinist, and John is his new
Art masterpost: Here on AO3
Author's Notes: Written for the Sherlock Big Bang 2012. Thanks to adorb_eggplant, imachar, feels_like_fire, and leopardwrites for inspiration, Britpicking, being whined at, and fantastic beta-work and a non-academic-musician's perspective, respectively. And thanks so much to le_prince_lutin for her fabulous artwork!
Also, here's a listing and links to all the music I mentioned.
( Part 1 of 2 )
Onto part 2
It's about 10,000 words so it shouldn't take too long. It's gen, if that's something you care about. I don't suppose it really requires any knowledge of Sherlock but it might make it more fun to read if you do know.
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Fandom: Sherlock (TV)
Rating: Teen And Up Audiences
Warning: No Archive Warnings Apply
Relationships: Greg Lestrade/John Watson
Characters: Greg Lestrade, John Watson
In which Greg Lestrade takes part in the time-honored traditions of having an after-work pint with a friend, talking about rugby, and saying a thing or two that he might not have said without the beer -- but he'll most likely have forgotten it in the morning anyway.
So Rare Pair Fest reveals happened, and as it turned out, iamthewalrus451 and I got cross-matched and wrote stories for each other. Not surprising, as we had very similar ideas.
And, for the record, I'm well aware that I made a mistake re: pub waitstaff but I wasn't exactly keen on editing the story while it was still anonymous and now I'm too stubborn to fix it. It's a weird pub, okay?