Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors

Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors
A Practical, Easy-to-Read Guide

By Pam Phillips and Andrew Surmani Book Item: 00-45961
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The Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors provides a concise overview of the key aspects of copyright law that affect music educators and directors in the United States. Designed to provide answers to the most common questions raised by educators and directors, this resource makes it easy to find specific answers and is arranged in a user-friendly question-and-answer format. For ease of use, a thorough Glossary of Terms and an extensive Index are included. Not meant to replace legal counsel, the Copyright Handbook is a starting point for music educators and directors with questions concerning copyright. Topics: How to determine if a work is protected by copyright * The use of print music and lyrics * The use of audio * The use of video * Digital products and the Internet * Performance rights * Composing and arranging.

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About the Authors
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: General Information -- What Is the Purpose of Copyright Law?
Chapter 3: How to Determine if a Work Is Protected by Copyright
Chapter 4: Print Music and Lyrics, in Printed or Digital Form
Chapter 5: Audio
Chapter 6: Video
Chapter 7: Digital Products and the Internet
Chapter 8: Performance Rights
Chapter 9: Composing and Arranging
Glossary of Terms
Additional Resources
End Notes

Additional Information

Author: Pam Phillips, Andrew Surmani
Format: Book
Page Count: 72
Item Number: 00-45961
ISBN 10: 1-4706-3598-4
ISBN 13: 978-1-4706-3598-5
UPC: 038081522098

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