The Business Of Music Licensing
An Extensive Guide On How To Make Money From Your Music
Imagine if your music frequently got licensed for films and TV shows, generating passive income that could supplement or even fully replace your current income...
Now here's a little secret: it can.
(And it's not as impossible as you think...)
"This is the go-to bible of music licensing"
- Russell Bell (Composer for Film and TV)
"Along with TONS of practical advice, you'll find everything necessary to get started earning money composing production music"
- Mitchell Westmoreland
(Composer for Film and TV)
Does any of this sound familiar?...
You're unsure how to make money with your music, and where to begin. You see people get licenses in TV shows, ads and trailers, but how do you get there?
You're working hard, but getting little income. You’re creating high quality tracks, keep improving your production quality, but struggle with generating any substantial revenue from your music.
You're losing your motivation and drive. You are worried the market is too saturated already, with too many composers fighting for the same spots. That it’s going to be impossible to cut through and make a living from your craft.
If you can relate to any of these, you're in the perfect place. We've got a music licensing ninja to help you out!
will take you through everything you need to know to start generating money from your tracks.
From getting to know the industry and taking the first steps, to successfully generating a growing revenue from your music.
The course is based on the successful ebook from 2013 with the same name, written by composer and music licensing guru Emmett Cooke. His music has been used by a wide range of companies, including Sony, Ralph Lauren, History Channel and many more.
"This is the go-to bible of music licensing - Emmett has made this concise and easy to digest. I've been doing this for a long time and I came away with a whole fresh outlook and understanding of the business - it should be on every composers coffee table."
- Russell Bell (Film & TV Composer)
"This course will help a whole lot with clarifying and simplifying things in this area of music business and give you a good idea what music licencing is all about. Lot of very useful information!"
- Jami Katajisto (Composer for Media & Guitarist)
By the end of this course, you'll:
- Understand the ins and outs of the music licensing industry.
- Know how to find the perfect publisher for your music
- Master the art of meta-tagging to maximize your sales.
- Know how to increase your income by nailing track structure, genres, lengths and formats.
- Be able to navigate around the common scams and pitfalls.
- Have access to a database of over 200 proven successful music libraries to submit your music to..
... and much more!
Meet Your Instructor
Emmett Cooke is a full time composer for film, TV and video games. He has a BA Music from WIT, Ireland as well as a Specialist Certificate in Orchestration for Film & TV from Berklee, US.
His music has been licensed by a wide range of companies including; Ralph Lauren, Sony Playstation, Lockheed Martin, Simon & Schuster and many more. His music can be heard on a number of TV stations including; The History Channel, The Science Channel, The Biography Channel, ABC, CBS, ESPN and many more.
You can listen to examples of Emmett's music on his personal website at www.Soundtrack.ie.
"Before I started licensing my tracks, I didn’t know how it was possible to make a living from music." - Emmett (Course Author)
StartWhat is Music Licensing?
PreviewAn Overview of the Industry
StartHow much can I make?
StartHow much time will it take?
StartWhere do I license my music?
StartWhere should I pitch my music?
StartHow do I find a publisher?
StartShould I use my real name, or a pseudonym for my music?
StartCan I remove my music from a library?
StartWhat type of music should I write?
StartShould I diversify or write in one style?
StartHow many tracks do I need?
StartWhat/how should I submit?
StartRegistering with a Performance Rights Organisation
StartTypes of Music Licensing Deals
StartExclusive vs Non-Exclusive
StartAvoiding Music Licensing Scams
StartTips & Experiences From Industry Professionals
StartQuiz: The Basics Of Music Licensing
3 Year Plan
Included in the course is Emmett's 3 year plan, with strategies he used to generate $5000 in his first year, $8000 in the following, before hitting $15.000 in his third year and shifting over to composing music full-time.
His plan is laid out in an easy-to-follow manner, to best help you replicate his success.
Frequently Asked Questions
21 Day Money Back Guarantee!
If you're not satisfied with the course, get in touch within 3 weeks (or 21 days) and we'll give you a full refund - no questions asked.