Full Sail University

Fundamentals of Music Business


The Fundamentals of Music Business course examines the structures of various types of music businesses. The music industry is composed of various players: companies, unions, not-for-profit associations, and other entities that influence the music production and live-event fields. Students will examine these different components as they relate to the music industry. The course also addresses the topics of copyright collectives, performance-rights organizations, music business deal structures, music distribution, and the tour-industry model.

Total Credit Hours: 3.0