Getting Started in the Business of
P2P | Oct 17 2014 | 658.3 MB
When it comes to making money in songwriting, writing great songs is only part of the equation. In this course, author G.Chow introduces you to all of the major organizations, rights, and procedures that songwriters have to deal with in the music business. First, he’ll start with understanding performance and mechanical rights, covering topics such as split letters, copyright, performance rights organizations (PROs) like ASCAP and SESAC, SoundExchange, Harry Fox, master recording licenses, and synch licenses.
The second half of the course is geared toward the DIY musician. Garrick discusses ways to self-distribute and promote your music with TuneCore, CDBaby, Topspin, Bandcamp, and ReverbNation. Plus, learn the importance of websites, social promotion, and music placement, as well as making music videos, signing with a record label, and building a solid team.
Getting Started in the Business of Songwriting TUTORiAL