This session exposes students to all facets of the music-publishing world. What is a music publisher? How is money made? How can I create wealth through music publishing? What are the different jobs and opportunities in today’s music publishing field? How do I get started? What’s the lifestyle like? What’s the money like? In addition the students will learn how to set up their own publishing company, gain an understanding of copyrights, and the role of performance rights organizations. Students will learn how to generate revenue “now” by placing their music in TV Film & Advertising.
Date: March 24, 2018 – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: Wisconsin Center for Music Education for those students unable to attend in person an online option will be made available
Registration: $5.00 per person – Register Online by March 17, 2018
Jimmy Brandmeier has early beginnings as a highly talented musician. He’s worked with artists ranging from Jason Mraz, Avril Lavigne, Joss Stone, Dave Matthews and Sarah McLachlan to Eric Clapton, Wynonna Judd, Carole King, Carlos Santana and Burt Bacharach. Along the way he has created an army chest of connections and networks.
Mr. Brandmeier was President of Monarch Records, a division of Tambourine Inc. in San Francisco. He also served as Director of Artist and Repertoire for Tambourine’s three labels (Unison Records in Nashville and Sugo and Monarch Records in San Francisco.) As Director of A&R, he was responsible for product development, artists and music production on all three labels.
Mr. Brandmeier has also written and produced music for numerous television programs, feature films and TV movies… received a Telly award for his soundtrack to the Christmas special “Almost Home”… written, produced and scored national, regional and local radio and TV jingles. Brandmeier debuted his original song The Colors of Love in a joint performance with legendary artist Jose Feliciano at Carnegie Hall. An accomplished jazz flutist, Mr. Brandmeier’s CDs have found loyal audiences in 25 countries worldwide.
Jimmy Brandmeier’s philosophy in business and in life is very simple…
“Be Who You Are… Use your talent to serve”