A Surplus — Really? The Oregon Symphony’s budget cuts have paid off – leaving them with extra spending money for the first time in several seasons.
Bonuses Turned Down: Members of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra were offered $2,000 bonuses, but rejected them in favor of longer-term raises.
Shaking It Up In Seattle: The Seattle Symphony will welcome Simon Woods as its executive director next year, along with a new music director. The Royal Scottish National Orchestra is upset that he’s leaving them.