In a surprise move, the San Antonio Symphony announced last Friday a new contract with the Musician’s Union, signed before the current season is over with.
“My name is Lauren Eberhart. I’m the second trumpet with the San Antonio Symphony.”
She’s also the chair of the Union’s negotiating committee. We spoke at a coffee shop.
"We are trying to find a way out of a cycle of hand-to-mouth living for the Symphony. And I think this is a way forward. Its initial term is two years and it has the option to go for as many as five years.”