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License your music to stop piracy

By Criss Evan Subscribe to RSS | April 3rd 2012 | Views:
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Original music must be licensed before an outsider steals your talent & use it in television commercials or in motion pictures. You certainly have a better idea of how to use your musical talent which is in form of a song in the popular market. But it’s best not to publish your creation in pop culture without securing it. Music for licensing helps you to protect your music before becoming a victim of copyright infringements. There are many different ways of licensing a song. You need to know the details before making the appointment with the license holders.

Instructions

Decide the song or the musical work which you would like to use.

Determine which type of license you need, that depends on how you would like to use your work. This is where you search about different types of licenses.

Do a thorough research on the license holder. Contact the manger. If possible contact the performance rights organization. They do not issue musical license but can help you get the record label which holds the authority to work with you.

Get in touch with license holder. Discuss the rates & the kind of license you seek. Background music licensing requires permission from the publisher. Check the detailed fee structure.

Music for licensing is the act of finding buyer of your recorded track. It was in the early 80’s when recording the samples took off. Recently many new label companies are entering the market to catch the increasing demand of the new artists. The only way to get hold of these companies is to produce the quality song for the market.

How to do it?

Determine the length of your musical song & also determine how many copies you would like to make.

Negotiate the fees & take a deep look at the written form.

Discuss the details of your license contract with your lawyer. Check the length of your contract.

Check whether it’s a cassette, CD or vinyl records.

You should be clear of your publication area. You can choose international or national as your publishing territory.

Warnings

You do not need a license if you want your song to feature as background music in a restaurant or bar.

Copyright your original music before playing it publicly in a bar or in concerts.

Obtaining a physical copyright helps you in many ways. It gives you a stronghold in court if ever needed.

Criss Evan - About Author:
Criss Evan, Software Developer by profession is also a passionate music lover. So he has good knowledge on background music.For more formation on music for licensing , he recommends to visit http://www.musicdealers.com/.

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