Chicago Symphony Orchestra On Strike

Posted by  Patti Kresner   in       2 years ago     609 Views     Comments Off on Chicago Symphony Orchestra On Strike  

The musicians of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra are now in the second month of a work stoppage. Despite record attendance and profits, management is seeking to change the pension plan of the musicians. CSO supporters fear that as the strike drags on they will lose musicians to other orchestras, and that the quality and standing of the CSO as one of the world’s greatest orchestras will suffer.