Music and Sound Recording
Rights Management 101 (2012)
These training resources are for trainers who want to offer workshops or in depth courses on rights management in the music industry; and for individuals who want to improve their understanding of the complexities of rights management for their personal benefit. Rights management knowledge is vital to anyone working in the music industry today.
The package includes online resources developed and tested during workshops conducted in 2011 by music industry veterans Jodie Ferneyhough (English version) and Diane Lamarre (French version).
The package also includes the documents used to develop the workshop material – Rights Management: An Overview, Basic Principles, and Case Studies. These are available in PDF format.
The online resources give a practical overview of rights management; the documents offer an in depth explanation and examples of how rights management works.
An Overview of the Music Industry in Canada
Basic Principles of Copyright in the Music Industry
Case Studies in Rights Management in the Music Industry
Welcome to the Future: A Guide to Marketing Music in the New Economy (2009)
In an industry undergoing extraordinarily rapid change as a result of evolving technology and the forces of globalization, knowing how to navigate new ways and means of reaching audiences is one of the biggest challenges. Learning how to take advantage of the potential opportunities of new technology to market around the world is the key to success.
Whether you are an artist, musician, composer, performer, music entrepreneur or however you contribute to the business of music, you know that the world around you – the music world in which you create, interpret and execute your dreams – is changing, and, more than ever, effective and dynamic marketing is essential for your success.
Welcome to the Future provides information, tips and sound advice in a series of intriguing and engaging units, including:
This course document was developed for educators to adapt course curriculum; to individual musicians who are ready to promote their own songs; and to producers and agents who are marketing their bands and artists.
The Art of Managing Your Career
Developed by artists and cultural workers, The Art of Managing Your Career provides emerging self-employed artists and cultural workers with pertinent and practical information to better manage their careers.