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Orchestral Musicians Face Problems: Locked-Out Minnesotans ‘Devastated’ By Music Director’s Resignation; NYC Opera To Shut

MINNEAPOLIS–Musicians of the Minnesota Orchestra, locked out of their jobs for the past year, were devastated by the Oct. 1 resignation of its Music Director, Osmo Vanska, who quit when management refused to end the lockout in time for rehearsals for a concert at Carnegie Hall. Vanska’s departure, which made clear that he sides with his orchestra, came the same […]

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Art, Music Classes Fall  Victim to Budget Cuts

Art, Music Classes Fall Victim to Budget Cuts

Children of all ages, races and social statuses across the nation find inspiration and stimulation in the art and music programs their public schools offer. Despite the influence these powerful programs can have on students’ lives, they have been at the top of the chopping block when schools are looking to make budget cuts; some schools even have lost their art programs altogether.

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