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Songwriting & Composing


Advice on Songwriting & Composing

Most musicians will be involved in music writing to some extent during their career, from writing for themselves or other artists, to composing for film and television, through to teachers arranging works for use by their students. In this section you will find information about important aspects of music writing, such as copyright and royalties. It also highlights some of the resources the MU can provide to help your career such as standard contracts and appropriate rates of pay.

Songwriting & Composing news

The MU is there to protect people's rights and to make sure they're compensated fairly.

David Arnold, award-winning composer

Events

07May2020

Webinar: Good Time to Blog

Online

Whatever your creative field, blogging, done well, can be an effective way of having your say, drawing attention to what you do and maintaining your online presence. This webinar will provide key tips and advice on how to blog and how to make more impact when you do so.