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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.

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.

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The season opening concert by the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra may not go on as planned this Friday night.   Musician members on Thursday voted to hold open the option of striking the performance.

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.

Committee Chair Dave Shelton told the paper that there is "great solidarity among our ranks."

At the same meeting the group cast a vote of no-confidence in music director Scott Terrell.

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