MPA/ MMF Music Publishing Programme Module 2 - Music Publishing Relationships & Agreements

Module 2: Monday 27th February 2017

Music Publishing Relationships & Agreements

  • Writer / Composer & Publisher relationships: from first negotiation to termination
  • Co-publishing & Sub-publishing: definitions & practical relationship management
  • Investment & return: rights acquisition & signing decisions
  • Sub-publisher roles & functions; local & pan-territorial licensing
  • UK & overseas repertoire: rights & relationships; BIEM societies & “anglo-american” repertoire
  • Direct membership of overseas collecting societies: practicalities & implications
  • Print publishing
  • Types of agreement: ESA, SSA/SPA, option, admin, “admin plus”, general catalogue, SA
  • Key terms & conditions in music publishing agreements: issues, implications and negotiation positions in 2017
  • Classical, popular & production music publishing: differentials & comparisons

Speakers include:

Stuart Worthington, MMF Training

Meg Monteith, Creative Manager, Music Sales

Marc Sylvan, Composer

Tom Farncombe, Director, Product Creation, Music Sales

Irving David, Partner, DWFM Beckman Solicitors

Sheila Shayegan, Head of Business Affairs, Bucks Music

Simon Harris, Director, Minds on Fire

Jonathan Kyte, Director - Global Publishing Client Services, BMG

 

Meeting Date: 
27 February, 2017 - 17:30 - 20:30
Meeting Location: 

Grant Thornton
3 Finsbury Square
London
EC2A 1AG

Event Cost: 

MPA & MMF members:

£37.50 + £7.50 VAT = £45.00 per module (please contact issy.dacre@mpagroup.com for discount code)

AIM, APRS, BASCA, BPI, FAC, IAMA, ISM, MPG & MU members; PPL & PRS for Music staff:

£58.33 + £11.67 VAT = £70.00 per module (please contact issy.dacre@mpagroup.com for discount code)

Non-members:

£83.33 + £16.67 VAT = £100.00 per module

You can buy tickets via eventbrite here.