End the ASO Musicians' Lockout!

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Kevin Dehning
7 years ago
I'm signing because world-class music deserves a world-class orchestra and a world-class orchestra deserves world-class fair treatment.

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Garth Cummings
7 years ago
I'm a cellist and a city like Atlanta deserves a first-rate orchestra.

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James Alexander
7 years ago
Every civilisation is judged by its cultural institutions!

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Susan Crawford
7 years ago
I support the musicians. They have used their artistry and the discipline of years of practice and dedication to their craft to make the ASO one of the most celebrated orchestras and choruses in the nation. They have already taken a sizable pay cut in the last round of contract negotiations. It is time for the management to give them the kind of serious marketing and fundraising support that a world-class symphony orchestra deserves. Atlanta is always braying about being a "world-class city." Well, it's time that our civic and business leaders begin acknowledging and supporting an organization which has actually earned such a designation.

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Nigel Clift
7 years ago
The aso is a cultural ambassador for the city of Atlanta as well as Georgia. The current financial situation has been manipulated so that money that was sent to support the ASO has been reallocated as a giant honey jar for WAC and Hepner & Hertz. Stop playing Magic Math and bring in an independent financial audit team!

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Catherine Binns
7 years ago
Because Spano and Runnicles are behind the musicians.

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ruby vaughn
7 years ago
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra is an important part of atlanta culture. I remember going to see the ASO every year as a kid and know for a fact that they played a part in my love of music. This is something everyone deserves.

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Tony Mitchell
7 years ago
I believe in our World Class Orchestra. Size matters.

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Jane Tanner
7 years ago
Growing up in Rochester, NY, with the rich musical culture that is fed by the Eastman School of Music and Hochstein School of music, I am beyond saddened to have had the ASO concert of Beethoven's 9th canceled! Atlanta deserves a world class orchestra that treats its members with the respect that they deserve.

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John Daly
7 years ago
A decent city needs a decent orchestra. To preserve and promote the quality of the orchestra, the musicians must be treated and paid like the best.