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Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Struggles for Fair Deal


Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Struggles for Fair Deal —Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra (FWSO) musicians continue to negotiate for a fair contract that at least partially restores the 13.5% pay cuts they took to shore up the FWSO’s 2010 loss in revenue. The economy has improved and Fort Worth is experiencing record growth, which makes management’s proposed cuts in FWSO season and musician wages inexplicable. Read about FWSO in this Fort Worth Weekly article []. Follow the latest FWSO news and show your support by liking “Musicians of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra” on Facebook.