Monthly Archives: August 2013

Letter of the day 8-31-2013

From: Organization of Canadian Symphony Musicians, c/o Robert Fraser, President To: The Board of Directors Minnesota Orchestra Association (Sent by email) Dear members of the Minnesota Orchestra Board of Directors: We write to you today on behalf of 1,100 professional … Continue reading

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Letter of the day 8-29-2013

To the MOA Board, Yet another public plea to work it out. Let me say that again, a public plea … one of thousands across the state (and abroad). The public that pays state taxes that go to our performing … Continue reading

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Letter of the day 8-28-2013

Dear people entrusted with the priceless Minnesota Orchestra, In this most difficult management environment, I would like to join people around the world in assuring you that the eyes of the world are indeed on the Minnesota Orchestra, and on … Continue reading

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Letter of the day 8-27-2013

August 26th, 2013 Governor Mark Dayton Minnesota State Capitol St. Paul, MN Dear Governor Dayton, I am writing to you as a concerned citizen, musician, music teacher and constituent. For many months, I have been watching the MN Orchestra lockout … Continue reading

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Letter of the day 8-26-2013

Dear Governor Dayton, Thanks for getting George Mitchell involved in the Minnesota Orchestra lockout. His latest proposal, accepted overwhelmingly by the musicians, was rejected by the management for what cannot, as far as I can see, be a decent reason. … Continue reading

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Letter of the day – 8-25-2013

Dear Mayor Rybak, I am a violin professor at the University of Georgia and have many musical friends in the Minneapolis area, both in the Minnesota Orchestra, and connected with the University of Minnesota. Many years ago I played with … Continue reading

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contacts: Nils Halker, SOSMN Secretary nilshalker@gmail.com Ph:  651.221.4736   Emily Hogstad emily.hogstad@gmail.com Ph: 715.529.7261   SAVE OUR SYMPHONY MINNESOTA LAUNCHES Community Responds Voicing Desire For Lockout To End Minneapolis, MN, Thursday, August 22 – A group … Continue reading

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