The Business of Music
An in-depth, practical investigation of the music industry with emphasis on current trends in the creation and consumption of music as it relates to commerce. Students cultivate familiarity with common music business practices necessary for a career as a music professional and manager. Includes music marketing principles and practices related to publicity, touring, distribution, publishing, licensing and synchronization rights, radio, auditions and grant writing.
- Credit will be granted for only one of MUS 411, MUS 391 (if taken in the same topic).
- Open to all students.
A background in comprehension of written music recommended.