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Wed September 18, 2013
Kentucky Arts and Culture

Lexington Philharmonic Musicians Vote To Strike Friday's Concert

Lexington Philharmonic musicians  vote "No Confidence" in Music Director Scott Terrell.
Lexington Philharmonic musicians vote "No Confidence" in Music Director Scott Terrell.
Credit Pablo Alcala / Lexington Herald Leader

The musicians of the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra have voted to strike Friday night's season-opening concert if they cannot come to terms with management on key points of a new contract before the performance. "We have great solidarity among our ranks," orchestra committee chairman Dave Shelton said Tuesday afternoon. In the same balloting, cast Thursday, the musicians also expressed a vote of no-confidence in music director Scott Terrell. Read more...


Read more here: http://www.kentucky.com/2013/09/17/2827350/lexington-philharmonic-musicians.html#storylink=cpy