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18 Jan 2017

Coventry music teachers made redundant

The MU has expressed its dismay at Coventry Council’s decision to make all of its peripatetic music teachers redundant from April this year.

18 Jan 2017

General Secretary Election 2017

General Secretary John Smith’s term of office expires on 16 October 2017. In accordance with current trade union legislation, the Executive Committee (EC) hereby announces that an election for this position will take place.

17 Jan 2017

Musicians’ Union Supports Independent Venue Week

Independent Venue Week is a seven-day celebration of small music venues around the UK, and the Musicians’ Union is proud to be involved once again.

17 Jan 2017

Workforce Diversity in the British Music Industry

UK Music published results of its first pan-industry workforce diversity survey of the music industry focusing on ethnicity and gender.

17 Jan 2017

Sing Up Workshops Discount for MU Members

Sing Up is hosting three training workshops in February, with ticket discounts for MU members wishing to take part.

17 Jan 2017

BOOK Music & Lyrics Groups Open for Applications

BOOK Music & Lyrics in now accepting applications for its 2017 Librettists Group and its First Year Composer/ Lyricist Group for emerging musical theatre professional development.

11 Jan 2017 – exclusive discount for MU members

Musicroom are offering MU members a 10% discount on purchases of sheet music, exam materials, repertoire, tutorials, instruments and accessories on (Subject to a minimum order value of £25).

19 Dec 2016

MU Gives Evidence on Licensing Act

Government opposes Licensing Act proposal to acknowledge cultural benefit of live music – MU responds.