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The Usher Hall, a concert hall in Edinburgh

A £10 million fund to support Scotland’s performing arts venues has been announced by Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop.

MU member discount

London College of Arts & Media are offering MU members a discount of over 75% on their Level 3 Award in Education and Training.

crowd cheering in front on the stage

Communities Minister Carál Ní Chuilín announced a major £4 million lifeline for the arts sector in Northern Ireland, as part of the Executive’s June Monitoring round.

Sherika at home with music equipment

Musician Sherika Sherard talks to us about her lockdown experience, from her last day of busking, to slowly finding her rhythm from home and the things that she’s learnt along the way.

Photo of music audience crowd, hands raised towards off-shot performer

Today UK Music, an umbrella organisation of which the MU is a part, has launched a campaign highlighting the huge challenges the music industry is currently facing and possible solutions.

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