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Music Licensing for Film & Television

June 18 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

This class is tailored for musicians aiming to delve into the intricate world of music licensing for film and television. Whether you’re a composer seeking to have your music featured in visual media or a filmmaker looking to enhance your project with the perfect soundtrack, understanding the ins and outs of music licensing is essential. We’ll explore the nuances of licensing agreements, synchronization rights, and how to negotiate deals that benefit both parties. From navigating the complexities of royalty structures to ensuring your compositions are properly protected, this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the competitive realm of film and television. Gain insight into the evolving landscape of music placement in visual media, and empower yourself to maximize opportunities while safeguarding your creative rights.

Membership Discount Code: For members, please contact registrations@vlany.org to receive your discount code, which will allow you to view and purchase the ticket.


For members, please contact registrations@vlany.org to receive your special discount code, which will allow you to access and purchase your discounted ticket.

$25 Full-Time Student (students must present proof of status after registering)
$25 Artists Over Sixty
$35 Arts Professional VLA Member
$55 Arts Professional Non-Member
$85 Legal Professional VLA Member
$110 Legal Professional Non-Member
$55 YAM’s Current Members and Associate Board

Please note you are not registered until full payment is received.

All registration fees are non-refundable. Instructors are subject to change and no refunds will be given in the event that there is a substitution of the instructor.

For more information on this program, please contact VLA at registrations@vlany.org.


June 18
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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