Musicians strike silences opening notes of Lyric Opera season

But the 74 members of the Chicago Federation of Musicians (CFM) rejected the Lyric Opera’s “last, best, and final offer” and went on strike, leading to …
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Lyric Opera musicians go on strike, threatening opera season

The musicians set up a picket line outside the Civic Opera House on Tuesday and played excerpts from various operas as they expressed opposition …
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Musicians strike silences opening notes of Lyric Opera season