2016 Speakers Series: Introduction to the Business of Music

In 2016, the Long Island Music Hall of Fame will present a broad range of educational lectures across Long Island, focusing on an array of specialized topics relating to music that will appeal to audiences of all musical backgrounds.  To register, please view available sessions below.

Introduction to the Business of Music

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 – 6pm: Hofstra University, Breslin Hall 211

Guests will learn about the following topics: Basics of earning income from music; the roles of managers, booking agents, attorneys, producers, recording companies; music industry history; protecting your songs and recordings; touring basics; a question and answer session.

Panelists: Harvey Leeds (Sony Music, Live Nation), Sidney Mills (Steel Pulse), David Baram (Baram & Kaiser Attorneys at Law), Bill Stephney

Moderator: Ron Alexenburg (Epic Records, CBS Records, Columbia Records)