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IPA Agreement

Published: 12 October 2020 | 14:16 PM Updated: 27 October 2020 | 18:18 PM
Agreement

The agreement between the MU and IPA (Institute of Practitioners in Advertising) for recording session musicians

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Rates of pay for session musicians effective from 1 May 2020

Recording session fees

Number of Musicians 1-34 musicians 35+ musicians
Single Medium only £132.40 £132.40
TV & Radio £156.75 £146.35
TV & Cinema £142.85 £133.55
TV & Radio & Cinema £169.55 £157.95

Ancillary use fees

Number of Musicians 1 to 10 11 to 20 21 to 34 35 or more
Individual use fee £44.90 £42.25 £37.30 £33.55
All ancillary uses £132.55 £123.65 £115.65 £107.85

(See agreement for schedule of ancillary uses)

Branded Communications fees

Number of musicians 1 hour 2 hour 3 hour
1 to 10 £406.45 £522.60 £580.65
11 to 20 £365.80 £464.55 £557.45
21 to 34 £325.15 £406.45 £464.55
35 to 54 £261.30 £336.80 £377.45
55 or more £203.25 £261.30 £290.35

Additional Fees

Doubling Trebling
Plus 25% of session fee plus 40% of session fee

Overdubbing

First overdub Each subsequent overdub
Plus 125% of session fee plus 140% of session fee

Porterage

Category A Category B Category C Category D
£21.95 £16.84 (cap £26.80) £10.80 By Negotiation