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The Musician Class Is Being Wiped Out

“Roughly 90% of our members are affected,” said Horace Trubridge, general secretary of the Musicians’ Union. “This will force musicians out of the profession. Our members also do a lot of event work – weddings and conferences – that has also fallen off a cliff, coupled with the fact that most of our members subsidise their income from live performance by teaching and studio recording work which of course they can’t do now either.” The idea that universal credit is going to keep these peopl...
Tags: Art, Music, Musicians ' Union, 03.24.20, Horace Trubridge


UK Unions Draft Code To Get Tough On Musician Harrassment

The code, a joint initiative between the Musicians’ Union and the Incorporated Society of Musicians, aims to address “deeply concerning” reports that have been received by the organisations, ranging from sexism to sexual assault.
Tags: Art, Music, UK, Musicians ' Union, Incorporated Society of Musicians, 07.12.18


Half Of Britain's Orchestral Musicians Don't Earn Enough To Live On, Says Musicians' Union

"Wages have stagnated as funding cuts take hold. Young musicians are particularly affected, with two-fifths of newcomers taking unpaid work in the last year. Forty-four per cent of players told the MU they struggled to make ends meet. And two-thirds of veteran musicians - who'd been playing for more than 30 years - said they'd […]
Tags: Art, Music, Britain, Musicians Union, 05.03.18



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