Membership

First and foremost, the MPA is a community and forum for UK music publishers. We provide a collective voice for music publishing, as well as training, representation and a host of other business benefits to ensure MPA members can thrive in a fast-paced commercial environment.

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News

Tickets now on sale for the MPA Christmas Lunch 2017

The most magical time of year is just around the corner and with it...

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Website currently undergoing updates

Welcome to the MPA UK website. This site is currently undergoing regular updates as...

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Meet the MPA

The Music Publishers Association (MPA) represents the full diversity of the UK’s music publishing sector. We act on behalf of 280 businesses that invest in, license works and support the livelihoods of songwriters, composers and lyricists – ranging from the UK’s largest and most established music publishers to independents and start-ups across all genres. These companies are the engine room of British music – they support our music makers – and drive an extraordinary cultural and economic success story.

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Some Kind Words About the MPA
  • “The Music Publishers Association is an absolute must for any publishing company serious about working within the vibrant and exciting United Kingdom music industry. Traditional publishers and visionary independents work together in a shared forum of expertise, enjoying a friendly social environment, offering an exceptional knowledge resource, to protect the rights of all those who create within the industry.” – David Golightly, Director, Modrana Music Publishers