WOSU News Archives For: May 27, 2008

GCAC Funding for Columbus Symphony “Tabled”

12:00AM
May
27, 2008

The Greater Columbus Arts Council allocated several million dollars in arts funding today. Absent from the list of organizations receiving grants – the Columbus Symphony Orchestra.

Columbus Symphony board and players hold more talks but gain little ground

12:00AM
May
27, 2008

Columbus Symphony Orchestra musicians and board members are considering their next steps in negotiations to keep the CSO operating. The two sides met Monday for another round of bargaining. The meeting came almost a week after musicians held a news conference to present a plan that would add “in-kind” donations to the budget’s bottom line.