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This business of songwriting / Jason Blume.

Blume, Jason (Author).
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  • 2 copies at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Career Development Center PW BLU2006 37684000908937 CDC Stacks Available -
Main Library ML3790 .B49 2006 37684001061642 Library Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0823077594
  • Physical Description: xiii, 322 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Billboard Books, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Understanding music publishing. Grasping the basics of music publishing ; Getting a publisher to represent your work ; Working as a staff writer ; Understanding music publishing agreements ; Self-publishing your work and exploiting your copyrights ; Copublishing your work ; Operating as a performing songwriter -- How songs generate income. Understanding mechanical licenses and mechanical royalties ; Understanding performance royalties ; Writing and marketing music for film and television ; Targeting special markets ; Tapping additional sources of income ; Understanding subpublishing ; Learning how the music charts work -- How to protect your songs. Copyrighting your songs and working with attorneys ; Hiring independent songpluggers and avoiding scams -- Maximizing your chances for success. Collaborating ; Organizing your business ; Developing persistence and realistic expectations.
Subject: Music trade
Popular music > Writing and publishing

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