Music Business Handbook and Career Guide

ISBN-10: 1412904382

ISBN-13: 9781412904384

Edition: 8th 2006 (Revised)

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The new Eighth Edition of the Music Business Handbook and Career Guide maintains the tradition of this classic text as the most comprehensive, up-to-date guide to the $100 billion music industry. This new Eighth Edition expands on hot-button music business issues such as digital downloads, piracy, and record company transformations.nbsp; Thoroughly revised, the Eighth Edition shares a particular emphasis on online music and its impact on the rest of the industry. The Eighth Edition also includes complete coverage of all aspects of the music industry, including songwriting, publishing, licensing, artist management, promotion, retailing, media, and much more. New to This Edition Highlights the impact of online music, the iPod revolution, digital downloads, and cellular ring tones on the music industry Features complete sections on entrepreneurial ventures and careers in music, including specific advice on getting started in the music business Includes a revised Instructor's Manual on CD offering new in-the-classroom tips on how to best use the classic text as both a core and supplemental resource This updated Eighth Edition of a bestseller is thorough in scope and ideal as the core textbook in courses such as Introduction to the Music Business, Music and Media, and survey courses. This book can also be used for more specialized courses on the record industry, music merchandising, music careers, artist management, music and the law, arts administration, and music in popular culture.nbsp;Music business newcomers and professionals alike will find the new edition a valuable resource, whatever their specialty within the field.nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;
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Book details

List price: $79.95
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/28/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 640
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.684
Language: English

Author David Baskerville received a Ph.D. in music from UCLA. His background included staff composer-conductor for NBC-Hollywood; arranger for Nelson Riddle, Paramount Pictures, and 20th Century Fox; television producer for BBC-London; conductor at Radio City Music Hall; trombonist with the Seattle Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, and NBC-Hollywood orchestra; Executive Vice President of Ad-Staff, Inc.; producer of award-winning broadcast commercials; Executive Editor of Tor Music Publishing Company; and President of Sherwood Recording Studios, Los Angeles (subsequently operated by Warner Bros. Records). He also served as a consultant to companies in the entertainment industry, such as Walt Disney Productions, and to research and marketing firms, such as Vidmar Com�muni�cations, Los Angeles. As an educator, Dr. Baskerville created and directed the music management program at the University of Colorado at Denver, where he became professor emeritus. He was a guest lecturer, consultant, or clinician at USC, UCLA, Chicago Musical College, Hartt School of Music, the Ohio State University, University of Miami, and Trebas Institute, Canada. He was a featured speaker at national conventions of the Music Educators National Conference, College Music Society, National Association of Jazz Educators, and the National Association of Schools of Music.

Music In The Marketplace
The Music Business System
Songwriting, Publishing And Copyright
Professional Songwriting
Music Publishing
Music Copyright
Business Affairs
Music Licensing
Unions and Guilds
Agents, Managers and Attorneys
Artist Management
Concert Promotion
Music and Theater
Music Product Merchandising
Arts Administration
The Recording Industry
Scope of the Recording Industry
Record Markets
Artist's Recording Contracts
Record Production
Record Promotion, Distribution and Retailing
Studios and Engineers
Business Music
Music In Broadcasting And Film
Music in Radio
Music in Television
Music in Advertising
Dramatic Scoring for Motion Pictures and TV
Career Planning And Development
Career Options
Career Development
Canadian Music Industry And International Copyright
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