MBU 339M MBU 339M. Introduction to the Music Business and Entrepreneurship. 3 Hours.
An overview of the dynamics and business challenges of the contemporary music performance world, with an emphasis on the study of the rapidly changing musical culture and an increasingly competitive and diversified marketplace. Guest lecturers include professional conductors, directors of large performance venues, classical and pop music performers, music critics, songwriters, music publishers, entertainment law attorneys, and record producers. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Music 376C (Topic: Business of Music), Music Business 339M. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.