27. August 2011 · Comments Off · Categories: Symphony

The 84 musicians who make up the Wichita Symphony Orchestra voted recently to accept a 20 percent wage cut for the coming season, a move necessary to keep the orchestra viable in tough economic times, those involved with the decision say.

Reading the whole thing it gets even drearier; they took a 10 percent pay reduction two years ago and a 4 percent one last year. This has really got to hurt.

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