Careers In Music: 10 Great Tips To Help You Make Money With Your TV Music

Careers in Music are something many people aspire to, but most do not achieve. Who did not dream of being a Rockstar when they were young, and all that comes with it? There are thousands of talented musicians out there who just did not “make it” or get the breaks, so what happens to them all?
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Music License Fees Are Not What They Used To Be

Music license fees have often been thought of as almost immune to the worldwide drop in music and CD sales. While this has often been the case, spending on ads has dropped and so have the music license fees paid to the artists. The music supervisors have taken advantage of this, aquiring music from young hopefuls for very low rates, taping into the desperation many young acts have to try and get any sort of recognition. Read More …

James Bond Soundtrack Best Of Bond… James Bond 007

James Bond soundtrack “Best Of Bond… James Bond 007 was a nice surprise for me over the holidays. Composing music for TV and Film means that I listen to a lot of music from movies and shows to try to keep an eye on what is current and what directors are looking for, as well as appreciating the past
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License Music And Make Money With Your Talent

License music and make money with your talent, sound like something you would like to do?

This website is very much involved in selling production music for TV, Films, games, websites or wherever there is a need for it. The license music for these outlets is very much in demand these days, and while we concentrate on selling the music to production companies we also get a lot of interest from musicians who want to know how they can get into the business and make a career out of their musical talent. Read More …

Score Music On A Budget

Score Music is the thing that really helps convey the emotion of a movie and really creates the feeling the director wants for the viewer. Getting the score music right is obviously very important and also not as easy as you might think, it sometimes takes a lot of trial and error by the director, even when they have the luxury of a dedicated composer. Read More …

Royalty Music Licensing

Royalty music, production license music and copyright free music is used for theme or in the background in movies and TV shows. The market, whilst being huge, is largely dominated by the old guard of music companies that have been around for years, the only difference being is that they sell this type of music under a different name. The big boys of the royalty music market include Sony, EMI, Universal and Imagem under various different guises, so you may think you are dealing with an independent but a closer look will reveal the truth. Read More …

Vienna Instruments And MIDI Orchestration

Vienna Instruments, Garritan, Kirk Hunter Studios are a few of the many names that manufacture computer based sample libraries for creating realistic sounding music scores. The score and music cues these days are very often the combination of an orchestra and computer based electronic music, computers and sampling technology in general have made it possible for even very low budget films to have a great sounding score. Orchestral scores can easily be made up using Vienna Instruments or East West Quantum Leap Symphonic Orchestra for instance, and your low budget film will sound like you had a full on orchestra playing the score for you. Read More …