Music For Media


The growth of the Internet and the rapid development of digital media have presented musicians with an abundance of new platforms through which they can market and sell their music. In this course, we will be examining the evolution of these various types of media, and identify the many possible opportunities composers and songwriters have to generate income from their craft. We will explain how licensing and royalties work for different media, and what you need to do to ensure you get fairly compensated. Finally, we will provide you with a number of helpful tips – specific to the different types of media.

SKU: ONT-T111 Category:

Made possible with the support of the Ontario Media Development Corporation.

Course Topics

  • Media, Mass Media, Photography & Film
  • Radio, The Phonograph, Sound on Film & Television
  • Media in the 20th & 21st Century
  • Licensing & Royalties
  • The Role of Publishers, Agents & Music Supervisors
  • Radio
  • Film
  • Television
  • Mobile and the Internet
  • Advertising
  • Musical Analysis
  • Identifying Opportunities