‘Cash, Money, Records Forever’: An Introduction to the Business Practices of the Evolving British Music Industry

The course examines the structure and methodologies of the music industry and business in diverse settings: the origins of the music industry; different areas of the industry including record labels and its associates; artistry and agency; music consumption, distribution and promotion/marketing; and, creativity and legal issues in music. The course will also discuss on how the evolving music industry has had an impact on business and society in Britain (and Europe).

EXAMPLE CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITES (2-4 PER COURSE)

  • Guest lecturer(s) from the music industry
  • Attend a related music industry event/exhibition
  • Various Concerts and Gigs

COURSE OUTLINE

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