City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Updated: 04 December 2020 | 10:04 AM
Agreements between City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) and the Musicians' Union (MU) for employed and self-employed orchestral musicians.
Rates of pay for freelance players effective from 1 April 2020
Basic Concert Fee (includes up to 80 miles travel in one day).
A concert of up to three hours in length with a rehearsal of up to three hours in length on the same day.
Single Call Fee (3 hours)
|Band A (81-120 miles)
||Band B (121-160 miles)
||Band C (161-220 miles)
||Band D (221-280 miles)
||Band E (281 miles and over)
||£53.35 plus 33p for each mile travelled in excess of 280
Overnight (after 02:00)
|Midnight - 12:30am
||12:30 - 1:00am
||1:00 - 2:00am
Director of Concerts: Jenny Nicholls
CBSO Centre, Berkley Street, Birmingham, B1 2LF
0121 616 6500
MU Steward: Colette Overdijk
MU H&S Representatives: Heather Bradshaw and Matthew Hardy