AIMED AT the unsigned or do-it-yourself artist, musicpreneur, or those who provide artists, songwriters and producers with specialist support, the Making Sense Of How The Music Industry Works masterclass online might be just what you are looking for.
The long-running course has developed a digital version delivered over Zoom with the next session taking place on July 25.
Organisers say the course provides an opportunity to catch up or boost your music industry knowledge in the comfort of your home before summer’s over.
If you don’t know your MU from your PPL, your PRS from your VPL, or your BPI from your AIM, then this master-class is for you!
If you want to know more about your options for developing a career and generating an income for yourself through your passion for music – then this master-class is for you!
This course amalgamates most of our short music industry courses (excluding Preparing A Music Business Plan Workshop). It shows how the music industry works, in order to join the dots by understanding the various careers within the music industry, the functions of the key industry organisations, income streams, and rights.
The course is accessible, and requires no prior music industry experience or qualifications. It covers:
- Music Industry Ecosystem
- Music Publishing
- Record Label Management
- Releasing A Record
- Trade Bodies & Collection Organisations
- Income Streams
- Online World
The course is led by music industry tutor Kwaku (BBM/BMC & BTWSC). Kwaku holds a Music Business Management MA, Media MA and an LLM in Entertainment Law.
He has taught music industry courses from pre-degree levels at City & Islington College, City University London, to post-graduate level at University Of Westminster.
He has guest lectured at University Of Hertfordshire and LIPA (Liverpool institute For Performing Arts).
A qualified NVQ assessor, he’s also designed and delivered BTWSC’s accredited and non-accredited courses.
This master-class is open to anyone with an interest in developing a career in the music industry