MUSW 610 Music Business

(2-0-2) This course will give the student an overview of the music industry including copyright law, publishing, performance rights, contracts, management, licensing and merchandising, A&R, publicity, advertising, marketing, private studio management, grants, and taxation. Students will gain an overall understanding of the people, technologies, and laws that affect all aspects of the music business. This course is essential for any student wishing to pursue a career in the music industry.