Music Business-Know Your Rights: Copyrights, Licensing, Royalties & More

Course Description

Attention musicians, songwriters/composers, producers, artist managers, and student artists: Learn about copyright protection for your musical works, as well as mechanical licenses, synchronization licenses, and digital licenses. Find out about ASCAP, BMI, SESAC, and how they serve you. Consider the future of music publishers and record companies and getting paid for the use of your music. Learn how to organize your song catalogues, recordings, and agreements, and KNOW YOUR RIGHTS. This class will include lecture, informational materials, and group exercises to learn how to manage your musical works and your rights.