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Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Published: 09 October 2020 | 15:25 PM Updated: 04 December 2020 | 10:07 AM
Agreement

Agreement between Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) and the MU for employed and self-employed orchestral musicians.

Rates of pay for freelance players effective from 1 August 2016

Concert rates 

Section Leader Principal Sub-Principal Tutti
n/a £128.50 £112.50 £107.50

Single call (3 hours) on a day other than concert day

Section Leader Principal Sub-Principal Tutti
n/a £77.10 £67.50 £64.50

Overtime (per 30 minutes)

Section Leader Principal Sub-Principal Tutti
n/a £16.06 £14.06 £13.44

Distance/Travel

Aberdeen Inverness Edinburgh Perth Dundee
£21.42 £25.02 £9.80 £13.00 £19.34
Other Venues: Distance Travel
16p per mile 19p per mile

Overnight

Basic M25 Supplement
£59.13 £12.50

Late return

Midnight - 12:30am 12:30 - 1:00am 1:00 - 2:00am Aberdeen/Inverness late return
£5.00 £10.42 £13.82 £15.15

Porterage

Group A Group B Group C Group D Group E
£17.60 £14.45 £10.30 £25.00 Negotiable

Downloads

Contact details

Orchestra Manager: Ewen Mckay

RSNO Centre, 19 Killermont Street, Glasgow, G2 3NX

0141 226 3868 / 07900 433 756

DD: 0141 225 3578

ewen.mckay@rsno.org.uk

MU Steward: Bill Paterson
MU H&S Representatives: Alastair Sinclair and Barbara Paterson

Porterage Categories

Group A - Electric Guitar, Double Bass, Electric Bass Guitar

Group B - Bass saxophone,  Contra Bassoon, Tuba

Group C - Baritone Saxophone, 2 Saxophones, Cello, Trombone + 1 other brass instrument, French Horn + 1 other brass instrument

Group D - Harp

Group E - Kit Drums, Percussion instruments, Timpani, Organ, Electronic keyboards