Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association and Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians Reach Agreement on New Five-Year Contract >>

Concerts resumed Wednesday, May 1


April 27, 2019   

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Dear Patrons,

We are delighted to share with you the news that the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association and the musicians of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra have come to agreement on a 5-year contract and will resume concerts this week at Symphony Center.

We are grateful to you, our dedicated patrons, for your patience and ongoing support as we have worked diligently to secure the future of the CSO for generations to come.

Please read the media release for details and know how much we look forward to seeing you in the days ahead in Orchestra Hall to celebrate the magnificent artistry of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

With gratitude,

Helen Zell
Chair, Board of Trustees


Jeff Alexander


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