SPOKANE, Wash. - Classical musicians in Spokane stood outside their theater this weekend, lifting picket signs instead of instruments.
Musicians with the Spokane Symphony are entering week two of a strike over pay cuts. Five concerts have been canceled so far.
Spokane joins a growing list of cities this fall where symphonies have become embroiled in labor disputes -– including Seattle, Chicago, and Philadelphia.
Adam Wallstein is the principal timpanist with the Spokane Symphony.