Dallas/Fort Worth Professional Musicians Association

Collective Bargaining Agreements

Casa Manana Agreement 2014-2018
Establishes the wages, fringe benefits and working conditions for the fifteen member Casa Manana Orchestra, which performs as the pit orchestra for theatrical musical productions presented by Casa Manana Theater in Fort Worth.

Dallas Opera Orchestra Agreement 2012-2016
Establishes the wages, benefits and working conditions for 57 full time and 2 part time musicians performing as the in-house orchestra of The Dallas Opera during a 16 week season at the Winspear Opera House in Downtown Dallas. Emmanuel Villaume, Music Director/Conductor.

Dallas Summer Musicals – Dallas, Texas
Establishes the wages, fringe benefits and working conditions for the pit orchestra performing theatrical musicals at the State Fair Music Hall in Dallas.

Dallas Theater Center 2015-2019
Establishes the wages, fringe benefits and working conditions for all musicians performing services as pit musicians, for theatrical musical productions presented by the Dallas Theater Center.

Dallas Symphony Orchestra Agreement 2015-2017
Establishes the wages, fringe benefits and working conditions for 82 full time musicians performing a 52 week season at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in downtown Dallas. Jaap van Zweden, Music Director/Conductor.

East Texas Symphony Orchestra Association 2013-2016
Establishes the wages and working conditions for musicians performing a season consisting of a series of five subscription concerts, a Young People’s Series and additional Special Events each year with performances in Tyler. Richard Lee, Music Director/Conductor.

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Association 2012-2015
Establishes the wages, fringe benefits and working conditions for 58 full time and 14 part time musicians performing a 46 week season that includes both classical and pops subscription concerts at Bass Hall in downtown Fort Worth, performing as the orchestra for the Fort Worth Opera and Fort Worth/Dallas Ballet, and the Fort Worth Chamber Orchestra series at Bass Hall. Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Music Director/Conductor.

Garland/Las Colinas/Arlington Symphony Master Agreement Establishes the wages and working conditions for musicians performing a season consisting of a series of six subscription concerts and at least two young people’s concerts each year with performances in Garland, Irving (Las Colinas) and Arlington. Robert Carter Austin, Music Director/Conductor.

Lewisville Lake CBA 2014-16 Establishes the wages and working conditions for symphonic musicians performing five subscription concerts a year in Lewisville. In addition to providing concerts of the symphonic repertoire the LLS, directed by Adron Ming, performs as the pit orchestra for LakeCities Ballet Theatre of Lewisville.

Waco Symphony Association, Inc. 2014-2017
Establishes the wages and working conditions for 55 musicians performing six subscription concerts, plus ballet and other venues in the Waco area. Stephen Heyde, Music Director/Conductor.