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Northern Ballet Sinfonia

Updated: 16 May 2024 | 14:41 PM

An agreement between Northern Ballet Sinfonia (NBS) and MU for self-employed orchestral musicians. Please see the two agreements (note that the fees are the same):

  • For regular touring players
  • For Extras & Deputies

 From 1 April 2023 Northern Ballet have committed to paying 3.5% higher than the minimum fees in the current agreement. The fees with a 3.5% uplift are as follows:

Fees per 3 hour session

Sub-Principals Principal  Principal Trebling
£91.93 £98.41 £109.74
On Stage Fee

Distance / Travel - outside 15 mile radius from Quarry Hill

Distance (where transport or travel fare is provided) £0.29 per mile
Travel (where transport is NOT provided) (Players of Harp, Double Bass and Percussion shall be paid two off peak return tickets.) Off peak return rail fare from Leeds to venue.

Contact details

Ciarán Campbell 

Orchestra and Concerts Manager | Northern Ballet 

Mobile: 07802 367038 


MU Stewards: Mary Gilbert and John Melbourne

MU H&S Representative: John Melbourne