The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe.
Gustave Flaubert

Wednesday 21 March 2012

Coercive commissioning

Requiring a composer to give up their rights to their work as a condition of being commissioned to write a piece of music. According to the European Composer & Songwriter Alliance, which made a complaint to the European Commission in March 2012, commonly found among European broadcasters. See also this posting on the Music and Copyright blog.

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