Copyright is absolutely imperitive to the music industry and we may not even have a music industry without it. This short course should only take 1-2 hours but covers all of the basic and some more complex areas associated with copyright, publishing and collection societies. It is absolutely essential that anyone thinking of a career in the music industry understands this area and crucial for musicians to ensure they take advantage of all sources of income as well as being able to protect their creations.
The course is broken down into 6 sections as follows:
Part 1: Copyright
Part 2: How to copyright your work
Part 3: Publishing
Part 4: Collection Societies (PRS & MCPS)
Part 5: Collection Societies (PPL)
Part 6: Around the World