San Antonio Symphony musicians on strike

Musicians of Texas’ San Antonio Symphony have gone on strike after rejecting a “last, best and final” offer by management that would reduce the orchestra’s roster from 72 to 42 full-time players with 26 part-timers.

The strike was called on Sept. 27, but the orchestra’s management “signaled a willingness to continue negotiations,” Nicholas Frank reports for San Antonio Report:

San Antonio Symphony musicians declare strike over proposed cuts