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I create music

ABOUT

What is YookaMusic?

ACCOUNT

Why register and set up an account?

COMMENT / COMPLAINT

Something wrong with the music?

JOB POSTING

What is a Job Posting?

LICENSE

What is a license? What does the license cover? What does the license not cover? How long is the license valid? Does the rate for a license vary depending on the production type (use)? With whom will I sign the license agreement? Can I sell an exclusive license to my music? Can I decide on the price of a license for my music? Do I get my own copy of the license agreement?

MISCELLANEOUS

Can I be in the "In the spotlight" section without being a member of the YM Network? Can I answer Job Postings without being a member of the YM Network?

OPPORTUNITY

What is an Opportunity?

OWNERSHIP / EXCLUSIVITY

Do I retain the ownership of my music? If I submit my music to YookaMusic, can I still do other things with it?

PREVIEW / DOWNLOAD

Can Licencees download a preview version of my music? Who compresses my music for the previews?

PRICE POLICY

How much does a license cost?

REVENUES

How is the income from the sales of the licenses distributed? Why does YookaMusic keep 50% of the income from the sale of licenses? Will you tell me when my music is licensed? When do you pay for the sale of licenses? How do you pay for the sale of licenses? Do you pay each right holder separately when there are co-owners? Will I get a statement with my income? Will I receive performance royalties?

SUBMIT MUSIC

What do I need to do to submit my music? What are the criteria to submit music to YookaMusic? What type of music can I submit? What is the audio quality requirement for submission? Why do I have to give you so much information when I submit music? Can I submit alternate versions of my music? Can I submit music that has co-owner(s)? Can I submit music that contains samples? I did a cover of a music track. Can I submit it to YookaMusic? I did a re-recording of music from the Public Domain repertoire. Can I submit it to YookaMusic? Can I submit music under Creative Commons licenses on YookaMusic? What are my responsibilities for the music I submit? How do I know that my music has been received? How do I know that my music has been accepted? Who decides whether my music gets accepted or not? What are your criteria for refusing music? Can I appeal if my music is not accepted? Can I have my music removed from YookaMusic? Why does the removal process of my music take so long?

USE

How can my music be used? Do I get to approve where and when my music can be used? Are there cases in which the use of my music is prohibited? Can Licencees shorten the length of my music? Can Licencees integrate my music in the soundtrack (CD) of their productions? If a Licencee integrates my music in the soundtrack (CD) of their production, do they have to pay me royalties? Can Licencees integrate the music in the trailers of their productions? Can Licencees share my music with others? Can Licencees send my music to just anybody? Can the Licencees use my music in another one of their productions?

YOOKA MUSIC NETWORK (YM Network)

What is the YM Network?
 
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