Master Certificate

Music Business and Technology

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Innovation has spawned a new music industry with new opportunities for growth. In this program, you’ll learn about the trends and strategies guiding the industry’s future, how to launch and administer a music publishing company, how to market music in an era of digital distribution and countless social media options, how to turn your home computer into a recording studio, how to sharpen your critical listening skills, and how to tie all of this and more together so as to approach today's music industry with an entrepreneurial plan likely to yield successful ventures.

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9 Courses to Complete this Certificate

6 Required Courses

Music Business Trends and Strategies

Gain a forward-thinking approach to the key issues that all musicians, music industry entrepreneurs, managers, and music business professionals face in the main segments of the music industry, and how to leverage the opportunities that the new music business provides.

Music Publishing 101

Create and operate your own publishing company, and learn how to effectively promote and place your songs into income-generating opportunities.

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Online Music Marketing: Campaign Strategies, Social Media, and Digital Distribution

Take an in-depth look at the tools and emerging technologies artists can use to generate interest in their music, acquire new fans, and sell their music online.

Music Production 101

In this beginner level course, you will gain an understanding of the processes and tools available to the modern electronic musician. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to configure a personal production workspace and use software instruments and audio recordings to produce music.

Music Production Analysis

Develop the skills to listen to music like a seasoned music producer. Learn to identify the elements of effective records, and gain the skills to bring these elements to your own productions.

Creative Entrepreneurship

Leverage your creativity for business innovation and develop the mindset, knowledge, and insights required to pursue an entrepreneurial career, whether as the steward of your own career or as the founder of a new business in any creative field.


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