Music Publishing

MB-335
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
MB-201, MB-211, and LSOC-225
Electable by: 
MBUS majors
Required of: 
MBUS majors in management track
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
Los Angeles
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

A detailed analysis of the inner workings of music publishing companies, with emphasis on the role of the publisher in the acquisition, market development, and administration of copyrighted musical compositions. Topics include copyright registration and renewal, contractual relationships with composers, and an analysis of domestic and international licensing of the publisher's catalog through recordings, motion pictures, print, and performance rights. Relationships with foreign affiliates and subpublishers are also covered.

Department: 
MBUS
Course chair: 
Don Gorder
Taught By