Chapter 6: The Role of the Music Publisher

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About

This chapter focuses on the role of the publisher in the music industry.

Key Terms

License

Catalogue

Assignment of copyright

Derivative work

Royalty statement

Audit

Exploit a work

Tin Pan Alley

NMPA

AIMP

Harry Fox Agency

Music supervisor

Recording company reserve fund

First Use

Sample

Creation vs. publication of a work

Synchronization license

Grand Upright Music Ltd. v. Warner Bros. Records

Flashcards

Quizzes

Weblinks

Memory Lane Music Group
http://MemoryLaneMusicGroup.com

Olé Music
http://MajorlyIndie.com

National Music Publishers Association (NMPA)
http://NMPA.org

Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP)
http://AIMP.org

Mechanical Royalty Calculator & Current Rates
http://HarryFox.com/public/RoyaltyRateCalculator.jsp

SmashTrax
http://SmashTrax.com

Grand Upright Music Ltd. v. Warner Bros. Records in 1991
http://cip.law.ucla.edu/cases/1990-1999/Pages/granduprightwarner.aspx