MUC 110: CD Economics Study Questions
A royalty is usually expressed as a percentage. True or False?
How are royalties to songwriters different than royalties to recording artists?
Ownership of the copyright in the underlying musical work.
Module 1 Study Questions
What does a business model represent?
Major record labels, generally, account for _% of the total music units
sold in the U.S.
What are the main legal a
Module 4 Study Questions
What recent innovative developments have most radically altered the business
models of the recorded music industry?
Describe the process of record distribution. Who are the key players and what is
Music in Film Study Questions
What is the primary function of music in film?
To enhance the emotional content of the fil and to support the visual
What is the difference between a score and source music?
Score is dramatic, instrumental music
Module 5 Study Questions
What is a Marketing Plan? What is the purpose of a Marketing Plan?
A Marketing Plan is a document that addresses all marketing activities for a new
release (or product)
The purpose of it is to align all of the objectives,
Module 3 Study Questions
Which person oversees all aspects of record marketing and production at a
label once a deal is signed? What exactly are they responsible for?
Product Managers/AD Managers Manage/oversee complete record marketing
Module 2 Study Questions
What are the most common types of studios?
Home project studios
What is the main goal of commercial music producers?
Getting to a commercially viable marke
Music and Technology Study Questions
What does the term disruptive technology mean?
It is the radical altering of the creation, manufacturing, distribution,
consumption and discovery of music.
What is the old paradigm in the music business?
CD Production Process Study Questions
Describe the CD Replication Process vs. the CD Duplication process?
The replication process is used by professional record labels. The discs are
made from scratch and stamped in an injection molding machine. I
Radio Study Questions
What does the term terrestrial radio mean?
It is the traditional radio model
What is the most common business model for terrestrial radio? And, for satellite
Advertising and Subscription service
The FCC was created in
1) New Orleans helped Jazz music thrive and grow for many reasons! One was the
fact that many immigrants brought their musical traditions and kept them alive.
There were also many festivities such as Mardi Gras where black slaves were
1) The 5 things that define jazz music are Improvisation, Rhythm, Dissonance, Jazz
Interpretation, and Interaction. Improvisation is the ability to make up the music
as it goes along. Jazz music and its sub-genres have specific rhythms that are
1) The gangster controlled Harlem nightclubs and Harlem dance halls were different
in several ways. The gangster controlled nightclubs had white only admittance
and kept out the African-Americans, but the Harlem dance halls, both African
Stan Getz really called my attention! Its a very simple but excellent song! It is
considered from the Jazz Cool Era! The song uses a lot of the saxophone and the drum
set (hi-hat more t
han anything) and the rest of the instruments are just the
My music journey has been an interesting one in these past few weeks. I am constantly listening
to music for 2-3 hours a day while I am at the gym and driving in my car. But I feel like I am on
a constant search for new music. I miss the fee
Listening Quiz 2
1. Why was Louis Armstrong considered one of the worlds greatest jazz musicians? Find your favorite
link to his music online and paste it here with your answer.
He is one of the people to MOST influence the jazz movement. Due to his techn
Palomar Community College Jazz Concert
The jazz band I observed played a series of six different songs. Although all the songs
were categorized as jazz, each song had its own special style and sound to it. The band
consisted of many different students of
Quiz Unit 4
1) Benny Goodman played the clarinet in this song. The song is called Sing, Sing, Sing
and would be classified under the BIg Band genre.
2) B - Rock
3) This was during mainstream era but Fitzgerald is singing Bebop. Ella Fitzgerald. Bebop
1) Louis spent time at the New Orleans Home for Colored Waifs because of
delinquent behavior as a youth.
2) While at the New Orleans Home for Colored Waifs he developed his cornet
playing skills. He learned discipline and was given musical training. He
Quiz Unit 3
What is Ragtime?
I think this is a great link concerning that Jazz subgenre of Ragtime, Due to the fact that this is
the essence of Ragtime and to show others what is RAGTIME in itself. He say
MAT112 Working with Units (2A)
Example: How much will you earn working for 6 months at a salary of $3200 per month?
per indicates _, of indicates _
Example: A raised flower bed is 25 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 1.5 feet dee
MAT112 4B The Power of Compounding
The principal in financial formulas is _.
Simple interest is interest paid only on _, and not on
Compound interest is interest paid both on _
and on _.
Example: If you invest $1000 in an account that pays
MAT112 3D Index Numbers: The CPI and Beyond
An index number provides a simple way to _ measurements made at different
_ or different _. The value at one particular time (or
place) is chosen as the _ value. The _ for any
other time (or place) is
MAT112 3A Uses and Abuses of Percentages
Percent means _
Percentages can be used many ways:
As a fraction
To describe change
Example: 25 women in a room of 113 people can be written as:
Example: 124 purple jelly beans in a jar of 200 je
I dont watch television very often or pay close attention to the media since I dont
have social media sites. For my hand at being a music supervisor, Ive chosen a
song called One for the road by the Arctic Monkeys. I think an ad campaign that
MOD 9 DQ
Both of these sites contain valuable research and background
information Radio Demographics and how the industry works.Review
the research data on Arbitron or select an article from Bryan Farrish
on how radio works and discuss what you discovered