Fort Wayne Philharmonic plays together for first time since 2020

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – After more than a year without playing together, rehearsal is underway for the Fort Wayne Philharmonic.

This week is the first time since March 2020 they’ve played together.

Shortly after the pandemic started, shows were canceled. The musicians were then furloughed to cut costs. After picketing over a several-month period, the musicians and the Phil reached an agreement last month

The Fort Wayne Phil will perform at the Patriotic Pops concert at Parkview Field this weekend. Tickets are on sale now.

A previous version of this story indicated the musicians of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic went on strike. This was not accurate. We regret this error.

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