If you don't live in a music industry town like LA, New York, or Nashville, joining a pitch organization can help keep you connected to the music industry and opportunities for your songs.
- [Instructor] One way that you can accelerate the process … of finding opportunities for your songs … is to join a pitch organization. … This can be extremely helpful … if you are not fortunate enough as a songwriter … to live in Los Angeles or New York or Nashville … where the music industry is concentrated. … These pitch organizations, … which actively look for pitch opportunities for songwriters … and, of course, for a fee … will give you a listing of these pitch opportunities … and possibly even pitch for you, … will keep you connected to the music industry … in a way that you can't … if you're not living in one of the major music cities. … So by joining a professional organization like this, … you'll have opportunities to pitch your songs … that you might not have … if you were to try and do this on your own. … …
This course was created by Cliff Goldmacher. We are pleased to offer this training in our library.
- Staying organized
- Embedding metadata
- Scheduling a regular time to write
- Deciding which songs to demo
- Setting up social media accounts
- Pitching songs
- Joining a pitch organization
- Attending music conferences
- Joining a songwriting organization
- Reaching out to new co-writers
- Reading about the music business
- Researching publishers and other successful artists
- Registering songs with your PRO
Skill Level Intermediate
20 Unofficial Rules of Songwritingwith Cliff Goldmacher35m 30s Beginner
Songwriting Techniques with Chordswith Julian Velard2h Intermediate
2. Song Demos
5. The Music Industry
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.