Can Kickstarter save the Montreal Chamber Orchestra?

The Montreal Chamber Orchestra is seeking $40,000, money they need if they're to stage the first concert of their 42nd season. As of writing, roughly $4,000 has been contributed. The deadline for pledges is September 19, just 10 days before the show.

Left with a major shortfall for their 42nd season, an orchestra of 'discovery' turns to crowdfunding

The Montreal Chamber Orchestra (pictured) is seeking $40,000 on Kickstarter. Without funding after the departure of key board members, the money will fund the first concert of their 42nd season. (Kickstarter/Montreal Chamber Orchestra)

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