Music Business


Class Type

  • In-Person
  • Online

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Ten Week Music Business Lesson Plan
Helpful Material (optional): “All You Need to Know About the Music Business, Eighth Edition” by Donald S.Passman


  1. Introduce myself and allow students time to introduce themselves.
    – Get to know what each student’s wants to get out of this course and where they are at in their own music/music business journey
  2. The Many Sides of the Music Industry
    – What it means to be on the musician end and what it means to be on the business side
    – Options/ pros and cons of doing both
  3. Positions in the Industry
    – How to hire a team or be a part of one
    – Personal manager
    – Tour Manager
    – Attorney
    – Financial Advisor
    – Agency
    – Record Label
    – Musicians/Artists