About the Instructor
Christy Crowl is the Founder of ProMusicDB.org: the professional music credits database and archive, Creator of the Digital Musician Academy, a Member of the Grammy-winning band Mannheim Steamroller, and a Top 40 Adult Contemporary Artist. Her mission is to provide musicians and music creators with tools, information, an advocacy organization, and a digital platform that preserves their music legacy, educates, and helps modern musicians better navigate the new music economy.
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Are you curious to learn what all the buzz is about with blockchain technology?
If you answer yes, this webinar dives into what every music creator and musician should know about Blockchain, and how it could impact your music career and music organizations in the near and long term.
President of GiantSteps Media Technology Strategies, a consultancy that focuses on business strategy, technology, and copyright issues in the media industry.
Founder and CEO for Resonate, a new cooperatively owned streaming music service.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
1) What is Blockchain and Why Is The Music Industry Excited About It?
2) What Effect Will It Have On Music Copyright, Licensing, and the Current Union and PRO Organization System of Being Paid for Writing Music or For A Musical Performance?
3) What Artists Have Used Blockchain for Their Music? What Was The Outcome? How Did They Do It? How Would I (A Musician) Use It and What For?
4) What Effect Will Having New Companies Using Blockchain for Music Distribution Have On An Indie Music Creator's Current Job Duties of Keeping Track of Their Credits and Data, and Getting Paid for Their Music?