As the lockout of musicians at the Minnesota Orchestra nears a year in duration, Gov. Mark Dayton and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak say it’s time for the sides to bury any grudges and return to the bargaining table for face-to-face talks.
The Minnesota Orchestra and the Musicians’ Union, who have been at a stalemate for months, have agreed on firms to conduct an independent review of the organization’s finances.
Minnesota Orchestra musicians who have been locked out for more than two months now are calling for an independent financial analysis.
Locked-out musicians of the Minnesota Orchestra are planning their own holiday concerts.