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Master Recording Sample License

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The Master Recording Sample Licenseis the first step to using someone else’s Sound Recording in your own recording. This sample covers the copyright license for the Sound Recording, the Music Composition Sample is generally also required when sampling music. They are commonly known in the industry as Clearance License.

This contract is a legal document that details the terms and conditions between the Artist and the Licensor.
It covers the essential elements of the relationship such as:

  • Date of Service
  • Ownership Rights
  • Release Date
  • Name of Sample
  • Use Rights of Recording
  • And More.

This customizable music agreement includes all essential terms and conditions including payment and/or royalty.
Whether you’re just starting out as a musician or established in the industry, our contracts will help guide you through every step of your process to ensure you are protected and make sure everything goes smoothly from the time to step into the studio to royalty splits. With Creators’ Legal Music Contracts, you don’t have to worry again.
Creating a music contract ensures that the parties making the agreement will have all the proper terms and conditions laid out in advance of the engagement.
Other names for this Document:

Sample Master Use License Agreement, Master Sample Recording License Agreement, Master Use Contract, Sample Licensing Contract, Master Use License Music, Master License Agreement Music, Master Use License Agreement, Master License Music, Master Recording Contract, Master Recording Agreement.

Approximate time to complete contract:  4-5 Minutes
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What Is It?

The Master Recording Sample License covers the essential contract terms between the Artist and the Licensor:
This standard Independent Music Contract covers:

  • The Start Date of the Agreement
  • The Release of Rights by the Owner
  • The Use Rights
  • The Rights and Responsibilities of the Parties
  • Work-For-Hire Language
  •  Alternative Dispute Resolution Issues, including Venue & Choice of Law
  • How to Use This Document

    Use this document to explain the relationship between the Artist and the Licensor:
    Some things needed to build your custom the Master Recording Sample License:

    • Names of the Parties
    • Addresses of the Parties
    • Emails of the Parties
    • Use Rights
    • State for Venue and Choice Provisions

    Once you have completed drafting the Master Recording Sample License, you will be able to save to edit further, download a PDF or send to the other party for electronic signature.

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    Packages You May Need:

    Independent Music Package
    Independent Music Package with Eight Core Music Industry Contracts Including Song Collab, Artist Personal Management Agreement, Music Synch License, Mechanical Rights License, Beats License, and More! All Contracts in Package are Single Use.

    Price $66.00

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