Chapter 1: To Thine Own Self Be True: Why Do the Music Business?
Chapter 2: It All Begins with a Song
Chapter 3: The Big Foundation: Music Copyright
Chapter 4 Band on the Run: A Career in Performance
Chapter 5 You Can Be a Star: Being a Solo Artist
Chapter 6: From Song to Selling: Music Publishing
Chapter 7: Dynamite or Dinosaur: Record Labels
Chapter 8: Making It Rain: Revenue Streams
Chapter 9: From Bricks to Clicks: Retail and Merchandising
Chapter 10: Where Hollywood Meets Broadway: Music for Broadcasting, Film, and Theatre
Chapter 11: Beethoven on Main Street: Arts Administration
Chapter 12: The Final Mix: Getting It Done
Music Business Essentials gives you the vital information you need to have a successful and life-long career in the music industry. Cabaniss provides real-life experiences and examples of his walk through the various segments of the industry in order to help someone begin their own journey to success.