Working with Labels, Master Recording and Record Deals

  • Arts
  • Community Education/Outreach
  • Training (non-CLE)
  • Pro Bono Program/Legal Services Organization

What masters are – sound recording copyright and what is covered by this
What rights are included in sound recording copyright
Common revenue streams from masters
Record Labels & what they do
Basic Terms of Record Deals
How to use someone else’s master rights (for a film/TV synch, or for sampling)


This workshop is presented by attorney, Brianna Whetstone, and musician, Lou Hill.