For everyone in the music industry-record labels, managers, music publishers, and the performers themselves-it is important to understand the world music marketplace and how it functions. Yet remarkably little has been written about the music business outside of the U.S. The Global Music Industry: Three Perspectives gives a concise overview of the issues facing everyone in the international music industry. Designed for an introductory course on music business, the book begins with an introduction to the field around the world, then focuses on global issues by region, from bootlegging and copyright to censorship and government support. It will be a standard resource for students, professionals, and musicians.
|Publication date:||20th July 2007|
|Author:||Arthur (Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts, UK) Bernstein, Naoki Sekine, Dick (University of Denver, USA) Weissman|
|Publisher:||Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd|
Arthur Bernstein is an American expatriate who lives near Liverpool. He teaches songwriting, guitar and music business classes at the Liverpool Institute of the Arts(UK). Naoki Sekine has a music business degree from New York University, and has translated several music business books into Japanese. He is the liason for Sony/Japan to seventeen Asian countries, including Indian, China, Singapore, Malaysia, and Korea. He recently wrote a forty page research paper on the Asian music business for UNESCO. Dick Weissman is the most published American author on the music business. He has written four books about the music industry. ...More About Arthur (Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts, UK) Bernstein, Naoki Sekine, Dick (University of Denver, USA) Weissman