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American Guild of Music Artists have agreed to a new contract. By Kareem Johnson DNAinfo Reporter/Producer MANHATTAN ² The Metropolitan Opera and the American Guild of Music Artists ratified a new agreement on June 19, the Wall Street Journal reports. The union and the Met had contract negotiations before its tour to Japan, and ratified them on tour. The new contract expires in July 31, 2014.