Following intense discussions with the Musicians' Union over several weeks, the BBC announced on March 24th that they will not be closing the BBC Singers on September 30th of this year. While these are positive news, the futures of BBC Singers and the BBC Concert, Philharmonic and Symphony orchestras are still at risk.
In order to protect these musicians, and keep the British music community stable and healthy as consequence, the MU is calling us to write to the BBC with the following suggestions:
If you want to learn more before taking action, or need a template to know how to write your petition, you can find resources on this post by the MU. Consider following them on Twitter to be up to date with their work to preserve the rights of musicians acroos the UK, and join the union to access benefits and help for your music career.