Lynda An Insider's Guide to Today's Music Biz 02: Making Great Music TUTORiAL
The music business is built around great songs by great artists. The music business exists to bring those songs to life. Managers, producers, engineers, record labels, promoters, publishers, and concert venues: They're all there to help connect music with audiences. But the songs don't write themselves.
This installment of An Insider's Guide to Today's Music Biz is designed for songwriters who want to make great music, and for industry professionals who want to understand the process behind it. Music insider Steve Rennie provides tips on what makes a great song, what a successful writing process looks like, the costs involved in recording, and the role of a producer. Steve's experience, and his honest take on the industry, will help anyone interested in getting their music into the hands of music biz movers and shakers.
Udemy Beginner's Guide to Becoming a Successful Musician (2015) TUTORiAL
Master everything from planning, branding, marketing, and licensing music for t.v and film. Industry contacts included!
Do you dream of becoming a famous musician? Or, perhaps your dream is to just become a working musician. Got talent and not sure what to do next? Would you like to know how to get a record deal or simply just build a bigger fan base and sell albums?
Complete Guide to Becoming a Successful Musician is designed to help new and struggling musicians understand how the music industry works and what needs to happen in order to achieve success. In this course you will learn :
How to design a purpose driven business plan that will attract managers, investors, and record labels.
How to create a strong personal brand that will attract more fans.
How to effectively market yourself and your music on social media platforms.
How to copyright, publish, license and distribute your music.
Where to find opportunities for getting your music into TV and Film
This course also comes with a list of industry contacts including record labels scouting new talent! So, what are you waiting for? Take the first step in understanding what you need to do to take your music career to the next level.
Best of all; I am available 7 days a week for questions! Just post questions to my FaceBook or Twitter page.
Lynda An Insider’s Guide to Today’s Music Biz: The Big Picture TUTORiAL
If you are looking to do something big in the music business, something great, getting your head around the big picture is one of the most important elements of success. It's not about marketing and promotion, how to make records, how to book a tour, or how to manage your social media.
Those are all important pieces of the puzzle if you want to be successful. But it's been Steve Rennie's experience—from working in the music biz over 36 years—that if you can understand how the music business works, what's really important, then the rest of the pieces will fall in line.
This course kicks off An Insider's Guide to Today's Music Biz, a series of 9 courses designed to teach the ins and outs of the music business to bands, managers, and songwriters. Here, Steve provides tips on assessing your talent, committing to a plan, picking partners, figuring out financials, finding ideas, and surviving in what can be a tough business. Steve's experience, and his honest take on the ups and downs of the industry, will help anyone interested in breaking through be better prepared for the realities of getting by in the music biz.
Lynda The Dos and Dont's of Attending a Music Conference TUTORiAL
Music conferences are a great place for songwriters to build relationships, learn about industry trends, and find publishers for their songs. In this course, professional songwriter Cliff Goldmacher shares his insights on the best practices for getting the most out of attending a music conference. He covers four dos and four don'ts that will make sure you leave the conference with new ideas, new opportunities, and new contacts.
Udemy RECORD LABEL How to Start a Music Record Label in 30 days TUTORiAL
Insider Secrets of Starting your Own Music Record Label Without Making Costly Mistakes. Start your Record Label today
If you want to start your own record label but thinks it's confusing and difficult and looking for someone who can actually help you, then you've come to the right place. Here you'll find out exactly how you can start an indie record label in any genres of music including country music, reggae, rock, hip hop and rap music.
Our Step By Step Rap Record Label Start Up Guide Teaches You Just How to Start A Record Label from Scratch.
How to make Record Industry Contacts.
How to become a SUCCESS in the Music Biz
How to Write up A business Plan For Your Own Record Label.
How to Legally Setup Your Own Record Label.
How to Legally Trademark, Copyright and protect your Music.
How to secure & Sign The Hottest Artist Around.
How to Find & Scout Talent On and Offline.
"In a few short minutes I'll show you how to start and run your very own successful Indie Record Label selling Insane Amounts of CD's
Udemy Songwriting How to Write a Better Song TUTORiAL
An in-depth look at the entire Songwriting process from first coming up with ideas to producing a final song.
A comprehensive guide to writing better songs
This is a course for songwriters of all levels. I will take you through the process of coming up with ideas and starting a song, all the way to creating a final product and getting it out there. We will begin with a few introductory videos and then get straight into learning my process for writing songs.
I will share with you all a number of ideas and insights I have had into songwriting. Having written countless songs over about 12 years of playing, I have a thought or two I would love to share with you guys.
This is a comprehensive guide to writing better* songs and if you are a songwriter at any level, I believe it will be worthwhile, even if you just take away a few new ideas to add to your songwriting toolbox.
*better: songs that are authentic, honest and true to you!
Udemy Recording Your Own Music: A Step-By-Step Guide for Musicians TUTORiAL
Learn how to record, edit and mix your own songs at home in this comprehensive beginner-friendly music production course
Music creators like you have songs to share with the world. No matter what your genre, you're passionate about your music, and you care about the quality of your sound.
But when it comes to recording music, many musicians and songwriters struggle with technological hurdles and steep software learning curves. And the expense of hiring a professional recording studio is simply too much for most independent music creators to bear.
This course aims to overcome this challenge by helping you get the skills and confidence you need to record and produce your own music at home.
Record and Mix Your Own Music in This Comprehensive Step-By-Step Guide for Music Creators
Discover the equipment you need and how to set it up to get the best results
Learn how to record acoustic and electric instruments (guitars, bass, vocals, etc.)
Extend your music production options with tools like MIDI and sample loops
Polish your recordings with simple yet effective editing techniques
Understand the basics of compression, EQ, and reverb and when to use them
Create a release-ready final mix with powerful and versatile mixing and mastering tools
Make great-sounding music recordings at a fraction of the cost
Technology has changed the music industry landscape. Music creators can now produce their own music for commercial release at a fraction of the cost. Unsigned artists, bands and DIY indie labels now have unprecedented power to record their own music, distribute their music worldwide, and connect directly to their audience.
We created this course for songwriters and musicians who want to record their own music at home. Whether you want be able to record high-quality demos, or you want to record music for commercial release — knowing how to record and mix your own music will help you get your music heard.