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Screened auditions

Adopting screened auditions would be a step towards eliminating claims of unconscious bias, discrimination or that musicians have been employed to meet diversity quotas.

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Auditioning advice

Orchestras can receive numerous applications for any given position, so being prepared for your audition will give you the best chance of success.

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Health and Safety In Orchestras

For those of you returning to work in orchestras, you need to be sure your employer or engager is offering you a safe place to work. This may not be straightforward!

Published: 17 September 2021

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28 Sep 2021

How to be Release Ready: The Fundamentals of Releasing Your Own Music

If you are planning to release your own music then it’s vital you understand some fundamentals about the way the music industry works and how your music can generate revenue. This event for North of England MU and PRS for Music members will cover everything from royalties to copyright and much more.

North of England, Online
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