What might be the most surprising thing isn’t just how well things have gone in the 10 months since the end of the lockout. It’s that the changes happened so rapidly — after so much rancor.
With words like “happy” and “delighted” coming from all quarters, SOSMN urges the community to express thanks via an orchestra donation.
Supporters eagerly await Vänskä’s rehiring, and the former music director acknowledges that he’s in negotiations about his return.
The issue: Vänskä, the more-beloved-than-ever former music director, versus Michael Henson, the not-beloved chief executive officer.