Licensing and Copyright

Copyright is the right to reproduce or copy music

Federal law grants to the copyright owner the exclusive right to permit the reproduction and/or the copying of musical works. Copying is not just making a “photocopy,” but also includes arranging, recording, performing, printing, filming, etc. If you wish to use in any manner a copyrighted work, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner (the publisher) or its representatives.
 
Below sets forth common uses of copyrighted music and how to obtain permission for the same. For more information and to inquire about a license choose from the following options.
 
If you need permission to make photocopies of out of print music for judges’ use at a competition/festival, please click HERE