UK Composer Site Opposes PRS Royalty Rate Cuts

By • April 10, 2007

A group of UK composers has launched a new website to oppose the recent PRS royalty rate cuts for overnight and daytime music performances.

The new site at offers a petition area for composers and others opposed to the rate cuts to

According to the site, “We feel these proposals are insane, badly thought through and will be disastrous to the vast majority of composers and publishers whose work is broadcast on British television – just to make a very few top flight composers (the ones who get most of the primetime) a lot richer than they already are.”

For more information, visit the site at

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