MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minnesota Orchestra conductor Eiji Oue is returning to conduct the orchestra’s locked-out musicians in a pair of holiday concerts.
Oue will conduct the musicians on Dec. 14 and 15 in the Minneapolis Convention Center Auditorium.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: 3 Deaths, 882 New Cases Reported; 52% Of Minnesotans 16 And Older Are Fully Vaccinated
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The musicians have been locked out since Oct. 1, 2012. Attempts to resolve the impasse have failed.
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