Milwaukee gets out of jail

Milwaukee gets out of jail


norman lebrecht

March 27, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony has raised the $5 million it needs to pay off a looming $2m shortfall and plan a balanced future.

In all, the orch found 1,408 new donors. The music director is Edo de Waart, once of Minnesota.


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  • nyer says:

    Great for them. Now they’d better hunker down and seriously consider revenue, sponsorship and fundraising, and audience development in a realistic way that works in the new millennium that began 14 years ago. Like most orchestras, they probably won’t. And we’ll see this story play out again in due course.