Nineteen musicians from the Colorado Springs Philharmonic will perform Igor Stravinsky's "L'Histoire du Soldat (A Soldier's Tale)" and Antonín Dvořák's "Serenade for Winds, Op. 44, B.77" on Saturday at Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers. Thomas Wilson will conduct the 90-minute show.
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Musicians of the Colorado Springs Philharmonic were dealt a blow Tuesday in the ongoing struggle over their canceled contract. Pikes Peak Musicians' Association, the union of professional musicians representing the orchestra's musicians, entered into arbitration with the nonprofit in late May after its board of directors canceled the orchestra's contract in September. The decision found in favor of management, and that it was appropriate and legal to cancel the contract.
CS Philharmonic musicians are offering a new YouTube video series of small ensemble performances. They're also hoping to get signatures on their Press Play petition to get the nonprofit organization's board of directors to reinstate their contract which was canceled in September.
The Colorado Springs Philharmonic board voted to cancel its contract with the musicians' union after weeks of negotiations.