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Call for Midlands Musicians Interested in Playing at Trades Union Events

Musicians in the Midlands interested in playing at Trades Union events should contact their regional office. All events to be paid at recommended MU live rates.

New Industry Figures Reveal Surge in Exports, Recording Music and Jobs in Record £4.5 Billion Boost to UK Economy

UK Music’s 2018 Measuring Music report has revealed rises in UK music industry exports, recorded music and publishing revenues and music industry jobs.

The Live Music Act was a fantastic achievement and really opened up opportunities for small venues to put on live music.

Horace Trubridge, MU Assistant General Secretary

Events

26Mar2019

Ladies of the Stave: A Networking Event for Female Musicians

London

Nica Burns and The Musicians' Union (MU) are delighted to be hosting this networking event, the latest event in the #LadiesoftheStave initiative to support female musicians and musical directors in theatre.

Are you being recorded?

Find out more about your rights if you are being recorded while playing live music.

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