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Guidance

Commissioned Work

Fee guidelines for live commissions and recorded media commissions, and standard commissioning contracts for your use.

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Royalties

How unpublished composers and songwriters can receive fees and royalties from the use of their works.

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26 Jan 2021

Cash Flow for Freelances

Learn how to plan having enough cash all year round and avoid the panic of running out of money at any given time.

Online, England
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27 Jan 2021

Musicians as Activists

We’ve teamed up with Future Yard to present this live webinar on how musicians can achieve success as activists, in conversation with Sam Duckworth of Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly.

Online
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28 Jan 2021

Stay Connected Online

This webinar will help you access or initiate a support group that meets your specific creative objectives.

Online, England
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29 Jan 2021

One-to-Ones

Online, one-to-one expert advice for members in Greater Manchester on all aspects of your music career, including contracts, copyright, employment advice and legal advice.

Greater Manchester, Online
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