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As Chair of the International Conference of Symphony and Opera Musicians, Bruce Ridge keeps his eye on the progress of orchestras throughout our nation and beyond. Here, in an engaging interview with Michigan Radio's Cynthia Canty, Ridge discusses how following the recession, orchestras are finding new ways of serving their communities and inspiring a fundraising base, and how choosing to invest in them brings continuing return to a community. He speaks, in particular, about the Grand Rapids Symphony and the vitality of the arts scene here.
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This interview and "the situation at the Grand Rapids Symphony" was also written about in Nonprofit Quarterly on November 5.
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