Labels, Publishers, Bookers...who do you need?
What exactly is a music publisher? And what does a label do in 2018? And how about a booker? The roles of the traditional intermediates in the music business have changed a lot. And they keep on changing. So: who's doing what and how can artists or managers deal with them? A short masterclass by Industry Professional and SAE Instructor Ewout Van Der Linden.
Bio Ewout Van Der Linden
After graduating from Erasmus University and some odd jobs, Ewout van der Linden probably had the weirdest career in music. Starting as a publisher in classical music, then becoming a promoter of jazz and pop concerts, then becoming the statistics man for Music Centre of The Netherlands. And also working in dutch Schlager music. At this moment Ewout is using his vast knowledge about all sides of the music business at Rotterdam Conservatory Codarts and SAE Institute as an instructor and coordinator. So: making sure all students know what’s going on in this fast-moving business. His main focus of research is money and marketing in music and entertainment. Ewout is the owner of Music Motion and he organizes 'Music Pitch' network meetings in The Netherlands and Belgium and M-Bizz workshops about the music business.