The Artisti Forum is back on October 20th, 2022
starting at 2 P.M at the Artisti offices!
Free event open to all our members
Meet at 5445 avenue de Gaspé in Montreal office 1005 (10th floor)
Take part in discussions on topics which concern your career as a performer!
Managing your Canadian royalties and U.S. SoundExchange royalties
Presented by Sébastien Boucher, musician and one of Artisti’s director, Maxime-Pierre Gazeau, Advisor, and and Marc-André Racine, responsible for processing royalties from SoundExchange.
In this presentation, we will explain in detail the path of your performer’s royalties, from broadcasting your music on the radio or in public places, to paying your royalties in your bank account. We will discuss the difference in management between Canadian, international and American royalties paid by SoundExchange. This workshop will highlight in particular the significant gains recently obtained by Artisti and the advantages of entrusting us with the management of your royalties.
Artisti on a mission for the recognition of performer’s rights
Presented by Annie Morin, Executive Director and France D’Amour, President of Artisti.
During this workshop, Annie Morin will talk about the evolution of performers’ copyrights in Canada and briefly present Artisti’s demands for the upcoming reform of the Copyright Act. France D’Amour will talk about the importance of the representation work done by Artisti and the essential mobilization by performers.
Overview of the music industry and main contracts encountered by performers
Presented by Me Bertand Menon, lawyer specializing in Arts rights (Music and Performing Arts).
During this workshop, Me Bertrand Menon will provide an overview of the main players in the music industry (publisher, manager, distributor, etc.) and the different roles that the artist can play in it (performer, author/composer and record producer). Secondly, he will detail the main contracts that you, performers, could likely come across during your career, whether you are a record producer or not.
Panel discussion : the floors is yours!
Do you have any general questions, or more specific ones related to your file for example? ARTISTI listens and responds to you!
N.B. For all our members who cannot be present, send your questions prior to the Forum at firstname.lastname@example.org