lexington philharmonic http://wuky.org en Lexington Philharmonic, Management Avoid Strike http://wuky.org/post/lexington-philharmonic-management-avoid-strike <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Members of the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra and their management tentatively agreed to halt long-term contract negotiations Thursday afternoon and go forward with Friday's scheduled season opening performance.</p><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 00:21:06 +0000 Josh James 37827 at http://wuky.org Lexington Philharmonic, Management Avoid Strike Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra Negotiations Continue http://wuky.org/post/lexington-philharmonic-orchestra-negotiations-continue <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Negotiations continue between Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra musicians and their management ahead of a scheduled concert on Friday. Orchestra members have voted to authorize their representatives to strike the season-opening concert if an agreement can’t be reached over key contract terms. Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:18:29 +0000 Josh James 37795 at http://wuky.org Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra Negotiations Continue LexPhil Musicians Vote To Strike Friday's Concert If An Agreement Isn't Reached With Management http://wuky.org/post/lexphil-musicians-vote-strike-fridays-concert-if-agreement-isnt-reached-management <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The season opening concert by the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra may not go on as planned this Friday night. &nbsp; Musician members on Thursday voted to hold open the option of striking the performance.</p><p></p><p>The Lexington Herald Leader reports the musicians are upset that they have not been able to come to terms with management on a new contract.</p><p>Committee Chair Dave Shelton told the paper that there is "great solidarity among our ranks."</p><p>At the same meeting the group cast a vote of no-confidence in music director Scott Terrell.</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 18:02:29 +0000 WUKY Staff 37684 at http://wuky.org LexPhil Musicians Vote To Strike Friday's Concert If An Agreement Isn't Reached With Management LexArts Thrives Despite Recession http://wuky.org/post/lexarts-thrives-despite-recession <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - While businesses, government agencies, and charities struggle to emerge from the recession, one Lexington nonprofit is not only weathering the storm but breaking fundraising records. Thu, 02 Aug 2012 19:16:13 +0000 Josh James 18382 at http://wuky.org LexArts Thrives Despite Recession