Music Licensing Collective zoom workshop for songwriters on 12/09

Our continuing series on the Music Modernization Act and how musicians and songwriters need to be prepared for these legal changes continues via Zoom on Wednesday, December 9th at 2:00 p.m. with an in depth look at the new national Music Licensing Collective. The Collective launches in January 2021 and will issue and administer blanket mechanical … Continue reading Music Licensing Collective zoom workshop for songwriters on 12/09

Stream our Collecting Royalties in the Modern Age workshop

On October 14, 2020, The Ella Project presented Collecting Royalties in the Modern Age, a workshop presented by Ella Project Co-Founder Ashlye Keaton and Waterseed Music's Lou Hill. The workshop runs a little over one hour and covers: Changes in copyright law. How Performing Rights Organizations work and what you need to do. New facets … Continue reading Stream our Collecting Royalties in the Modern Age workshop

Copyright & Contracts for Filmmakers Workshop on February 5th

Presented by  Max Hass and Bri Whetstone Tuesday, February 5th 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Launch Pad, 400 Poydras, Suite 900 We're excited to launch our new workshop series on Copyright and Contracts. Supported by a grant from the Emerging Philanthropists of New Orleans, this series launches by addressing copyright and contract topics relevant to filmmakers … Continue reading Copyright & Contracts for Filmmakers Workshop on February 5th

Licensing Music to Film & TV Workshop January 23rd

Sync Up Workshop: LICENSING MUSIC TO FILM & TV: Step One: Make Sure Your Copyrights are Registered Wednesday, Jan. 23 5:30 p.m. at the Jazz & Heritage Center Free, but Advance registration required. The Ella Project is excited to  participate in this upcoming workshop,  a collaboration between the New Orleans Business Alliance and the Jazz … Continue reading Licensing Music to Film & TV Workshop January 23rd

Copyright Workshop on April 26th as part of World IP Day

Copyright workshop in conjunction with World IP Day Every April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day to learn about the role that intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, industrial designs, copyright) play in encouraging innovation and creativity.   This year, join Ella Project pro bono volunteers Max Hass and Bri Whetstone as they present Copyright Basics for … Continue reading Copyright Workshop on April 26th as part of World IP Day

The Ella Project releases our 2017 Mayoral Platform

  The Ella Project respectfully submits the following recommendations to the next administration with an overarching goal to promote a healthy ecosystem where music and culture may continue to thrive in New Orleans. As New Orleans moves towards its next municipal election, we see an opportunity to re-envision the city’s cultural policies and strategies. We … Continue reading The Ella Project releases our 2017 Mayoral Platform

Mayoral Forum on Music Policy, Monday, September 11

The Ella Project, OffBeat Media, and The Recording Academy (GRAMMY) announce a public forum on music policy Monday, September 11th, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the historic Carver Theatre at 2101 Orleans Ave in New Orleans. All major candidates will be in attendance. The forum will be moderated by author and former Times Picayune columnist … Continue reading Mayoral Forum on Music Policy, Monday, September 11