Music Synchronization License
The Music Synchronization License to record an original version of the music that is ‘synched’ to video and film and grants permission to release the song in a video format.
This music contract is a legal document that details the terms and conditions between the Producer and a Song Composition Copyright Owner.
It covers the essential elements of the relationship such as:
- Date of Service
- Ownership Rights
- Release Date
- Use Rights of Recording
- And More.
You will need a synch license if you are recording an entire piece of music or a small portion of your video format.
It includes all essential terms and conditions for the work-for-hire agreement, including compensation, time, and more.
Whether you’re just starting 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.
Creating a 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:
Music Synchronization License Contract, Synchronization Rights License, Music Sync License, Music Sync License Agreement, Music Synchronization License, Synch License Music, Music Synchronization License Template, Synchronization License Music.
Approximate time to complete contract: 4-5 Minutes
Single-Use Contract Unless Purchased with a Subscription
What Is It?
The Music Synchronization License covers the essential contract terms between the Producer and a Song Composition Copyright Owner:
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 Producer and a Song Composition Copyright Owner:
Some things needed to build your custom the Music Synchronization 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 Music Synchronization 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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