Music Licencing and Copyright – The Basics


Date:  TBC

Venue:  Zoom Virtual

What you need to know about music licensing and copyright when creating your own content for distribution:

* Intro to music copyright
* What are the options and sources of music for a production?
* Identifying owners of music copyright, and how to get permission

* The creative impact of music in moving visuals
* Common mistakes to avoid

About Tyler McLoughlan

On her return from London as a music license broker with Ricall, Tyler McLoughlan founded The Sound Pound in 2011, a Brisbane business specialising in music supervision and clearances, composition, and sync representation for independent music across advertising, film and TV. Tyler is a passionate copyright & sync educator for both music creators and music users. Her most recent projects include music supervision for Lunatics (Netflix), Robbie Hood, Bananas (SBS), Retrograde, Content (ABC), Locusts (feature film) and advertising campaigns for Bulla, Suncorp and Queensland Government. As a manager, Tyler looks after the international career of tropical folk artist Bobby Alu.

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This event will take place over Zoom – event link will be emailed prior to event date. 

*In purchasing a ticket for this event, you agree that your ticket is non-refundable if you do not participate/attend the event.  If the event is cancelled due to reasons beyond Essential Screen Skills control (including due to COVID), the event organisers where possible will transfer your ticket to the new rescheduled event date (if applicable). 

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Additional information

Ticket Type

Gateway Teachers, Students, General Admission