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ASCAP at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival

The Sundance ASCAP Music Café delivers eight days of exciting live performances while ASCAP composers’ music generates buzz at the one of the world’s most influential film festivals

How to get paid for music in film, TV & visual media

Cue Sheet Corner: If your music is used in a film or TV show, cue sheets are essential to getting paid. Here's everything you need to know about them.

Ad & Promo: Was your music used in a commercial, trailer, infomercial, promo spot or PSA? Here’s how to get your ASCAP royalties.

Payment System: We process hundreds of billions of performances of ASCAP music each year. So how do we track it all and get you paid?

ASCAP @ Ghent Film Festival 2016

Carter Burwell, Ryuichi Sakamoto win big at World Soundtrack Awards

I think that ASCAP does an amazing job fostering and mentoring young talent. It is an essential aspect of what ASCAP does, and I'm a huge supporter of the wonderful programs that ASCAP sponsors.

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ASCAP Film/TV Workshops

ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop with Richard Bellis (LA)

NYU/ASCAP Foundation Film Scoring Workshop in Memory of Buddy Baker (NYC)

ASCAP/Columbia University Film Scoring Workshop (NYC)

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2016 ASCAP Screen Music Awards

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International performances - February 13, 2017