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... Provides guidelines for musicians about the basics of copyright including a definition of ... copyright, copyright protections, how copyright is acquired and determined, rules for notice and publication ... , the process of copyright and its benefits, copyright infringement, and the consequences of copyright law. ...
... Provides an outline of American state and federal copyright laws and focuses on how the ... relationship of copyright issues and sound recordings. Details notable copyright legislation, including the ... Copyright Act of 1909, and examines how some notable court cases have helped shape copyright law ...
... The article gives a history of copyright law, which began approximately 150 years ago. The ... European Union has followed many of the copyright laws of the United States. The payment of licensing fees ... to foreign copyright holders was not taken so seriously until the United States began exporting its ...
TOP 10 RADIO GROWERS 18.12.04
Music Week (2004) , pp. 18
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... Part three in a series of three articles on copyright and the teaching of singing focuses on the ... future of copyright. Because copyright impacts the vocal music discipline in important ways, teachers ... of singing need to participate in discussions of copyright reform. This article answers three ...
... This article some basic principles of US copyright law that every musician should know. Copyright ... it may be reproduced. Ownership of copyright exists automatically with the creator. There are two ... types of copyright that apply to most pieces of music: a performing arts (PA) copyright in the ...
... Reports that SESAC and ASCAP, despite the ongoing copyright and music piracy negotiations between ... the United States and China, have recently signed reciprocal copyright agreements with the Music Copyright Society of China. ...
The Real Deal about Copyrights
VIBE (2002) Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 72
... Musicians must be careful to copyright their songs in order to protect their rights. Musicians ... must also acquire permission to use or sample the work of other songwriters or face stiff copyright ... infringement penalties. Copyright laws and restrictions are discussed. ...
Awareness week
Music Week (2004) , pp. 6
... The European Music Copyright Alliance is launching an awareness week to educate young people about the value of copyright.... ...
Copyright & Fair Use
ARSC Journal (2015) Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 293-300
... entitled to receive performance royalties for pre-1972 sound recordings under state copyright laws. He also ... discusses Warner Music Group's copyright ownership of "Happy Birthday to You" and a revision to the ... Canadian Copyright Act to extend the copyright period to 70 years. ...
... Reports that there is a political tug of war over where the U.S. Copyright Office should be ... located and to whom the Copyright Office should be responsible. Considers how responsive the Copyright ... Office has been to music publishers and the role the Office will have interpreting copyright laws in the digital marketplace. ...
... Reports that a recent US Supreme Court ruling pertaining to copyright issues in the print media ... field may have provided a glimpse of where the current justices stand on digital copyright issues ... violated copyright law by including freelancers' work in digital databases without permission. Adds ...
... Various copyright and fair use issues affecting the availability and preservation of recordings ... are discussed, including: (1) state copyright laws and how they affect preservation and dissemination ... of pre-1972 recordings; (2) the "orphan works" inquiry by the US Copyright Office, which is ...
Opinion: Copyright Issues
ARSC Journal (1996) Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 228-32
... Answers questions about copyright law and sound recordings as it pertains to compiling excerpts ... from commercial recordings for private use. Explains the implications of copyright law and the rights ... of sound recording copyright holders. Includes summaries of recent court rulings on sound recording copyright law. ...
... In the third article in a series, the basics of copyright are explained. Copyright determines the ... owner of all rights in original music. It is regulated in Canada by the "Copyright Act," which is highlighted, with information on registering a copyright. ...
... Describes what copyright law is and the rights it protects. Discusses special issues, such as the ... copyright protection of adaptations of original works, procedures established under the U.S ... . Copyright Act, and the term of a copyright. Answers some frequently asked questions. ...
... The copyright law as it relates to the copying of hymns is explained. Modernizing a text does not ... constitute grounds for a new copyright of a hymn. Churches will benefit from holding a Church ... Copyright License, the number of which should be put on all documents where copyright items are reproduced. ...
... In the third article in a series, the basics of copyright are explained. Copyright determines the ... owner of all rights in original music. It is regulated in Canada by the "Copyright Act," which is highlighted, with information on registering a copyright. ...
... Discusses copyright issues which relate to the music industry which the U.S. Congress will be ... dealing with in the fall of 1997. Notes that these include ratification of an international copyright ... treaty, a bill to bring copyright law "into the digital age," and bills to "extend the copyright term ...
... Discusses issues in the copyright of musical compositions. Reviews the history of copyright ... , including provisions of the United States Copyright Law of 1978 and the Copyright Extension Act of 1998 ...