Production Music is music produced in a variety of styles and genres, and is easily cleared and licensed for use in any application. Because it’s non-exclusive, it’s a lower cost option than custom music for most clients while still retaining the high quality of the music you’re looking for.
Production Music can highlight or intensify your vision and strengthen your brand. It is used everywhere and can be found in News broadcasts, TV commercials, TV shows, Radio broadcasts, Movie Trailers, Online videos, Local Television broadcasts, Video Games and more!
Custom Music is original music written or altered especially for a client. Find out more about Custom Music and how Warner/Chappell Production Music can create an original masterpiece just for your project! When you’re ready, give us a call at +44 (0)20 7938-5559 to get started.
Great question! We are one of the leading Production Music companies in the world, with over 190,000 tracks spanning over 80 individual Music Libraries.
We’re here to help and we would love to answer your questions. Visit our Contact Page. Call us, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out our Support form online…no matter what, we’ll get you taken care of quickly and easily!
We have two state-of-the-art recording studios, located in Salt Lake City and Nashville. In addition, we work with talented composers, musicians and producers around the world to get our signature level of quality. Take a look at Our Studios.
No, we are not a royalty-free library, as our composers and writers do receive royalties on their work.
No, Warner/Chappell Production Music’s libraries are “per-use” libraries for license only. We also license tracks or libraries on a yearly or multi-year basis. We can work with any budget.
Of course! Between your Licensing Representative and our two full-time Music Supervisors on staff, we WILL find you the right music for your project!
Yes, we can. We can deliver what you need quickly, effectively and most importantly, creatively, for almost any musical need. See “What Is Custom Music?” above.
Since we pride ourselves on the highest audio quality, we professionally master all of our tracks.
A license is the right, granted by the copyright holder, for a given person or entity to use copyrighted work. A license allows you to use a recording of a musical work with in conjunction with other audio, video or live elements.
Since music is considered Intellectual Property, a license must be obtained from the owner before music is used for any production.
When a client has a blanket license, this means they can use an unlimited amount of tracks from our libraries for their production (subject to the terms of the agreement they have with us). The fee for this license is usually a flat fee and is based upon numerous different elements such as number of libraries licensed, length of agreement; broadcast vs. non-broadcast, etc.
A “needledrop” is a specific type of license that allows the licensing party to use a piece of music one time in one production, and carry that license for a predetermined amount of time. It’s called a needledrop because it allows you to “drop the needle” (as in records, if you can remember them!) once on your production. Once you change that production in any way, another license is required.
Most likely you will not have to, as that responsibility falls on the cable station, radio, TV or other media outlet on which your project is being broadcast. In some cases, these venues may not have a performance agreement with the local performing rights organization. If this is the case then you may need to obtain a Performance License directly from Warner/Chappell Production Music. Don’t worry, your Licensing Director can help!
The cost of a license will vary depending on how and where the music is used. For any questions regarding licensing please call +44 (0)20 7938-5559 to speak to one of our Directors of Licensing.
We offer MP3 (128 kbps + 320 kbps), AIF (48 khz) and WAV (48 khz).
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Yes, if you are a client of ours, then you may download music from the website. We have settings that allow you to choose to see only catalogs that are within your agreement, which makes searching easy!
Why yes, there is! Check out our Basic Search Site Overview video.
If you’re a client, and are having trouble with the search site, please call us at +44 (0)20 7938-5559 or fill out the form on the Support section of our website!
It’s easy! All you have to do is type in a phrase, genre, keyword, tempo, etc. in our search toolbar and voila!, You’ll have lots of tracks to choose from. You can also narrow down searches, search by album, library, etc. To learn more, we have tutorials on our Help Page.
Yes, most of our songs have multiple mixouts/versions. In addition, by request, some tracks can be broken out into stems. All you have to do is call!
It’s easy! Once you have found the track you are looking for, you just click the arrow button to the very left. Any mix-outs or other versions will appear, as long as you have the grouping function selected. If you need something in addition to what’s available on the site, give us a call!
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