Monday, February 21, 2011
Detroit Symphony Reject Contract Offer, Prolonging Strike
Musicians spokesman Haden McKay said there could be an agreement if management could find a way to direct $2 million in donor-restricted funds to the musicians. He said the money is intended for community outreach programs.
"We're not that far apart," he said.
Management officials submitted the proposal last Friday, and it included a stipulation that the musicians must respond by Friday. More