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Digital Resources for Composers
An essential guide for music students, graduates and all musicians looking to develop their careers. Topics covered include "running your business", "finding work" and "personal wellbeing".
The ISM Composers Pack
Legal advice, checklists and template contracts to help composers protect their rights and get a fair deal when offered a commissioning opportunity, publishing or synchronisation agreement.
Composer's Toolkit (Sound and Music)
Designed to give composers and sound artists information and advice on how to build and sustain a career in their chosen profession. Includes articles on earning a living, self-publishing, promotion and more.
Young Composer's Toolkit (Sound and Music)
If you're under 25 then this toolkit is for you. This toolkit is designed to help you find events, competitions, advice, videos and more to help develop your composing skills.
Dr Ahmad Sarmast: RPS Honorary Member and founder of Afghanistan’s first national music school in Kabul.
DID YOU KNOW?
In 1824 the Philharmonic Society paid Beethoven 50 pounds to commission his 9th Symphony.