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4 Steps to License Your Songs with Michael Elsner

Song Talk Radio | Songwriting Tips | Lyrics | Arranging | Live Feedback

If you have Music Licensing questions, then this show is for you! Michael Elsner of MasterMusicLicensing.com stopped by to share some killer tips on how to get your songs into Movies and TV and his Master Music Licensing course. Lexie Jay of Featurette filled in for Neel who was skiving off somewhere.…

1hr 2mins

19 Jul 2021

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Podcast #367 – Music Licensing Expert Michael Elsner, Singles That Won’t Die, And Focusrite Acquires Sequential Circuits

Bobby Owsinski's Inner Circle Podcast

NEWSThe new trend of making different versions of the same songFocurite Group acquires legendary synth manufacture Sequential CircuitsGUESTComposer and music licensing expert Michael ElsnerMaster Music LicensingMichael Elsner started playing sessions for a multitude of television, album and film projects, which eventually led to his own music appearing on TV and film as well. As a songwriter and composer, his songs have been placed in over 180 individual television series, accounting for over 800 individual episodes. Some of these include American Idol, The Voice, Amish Mafia, Cold Case, EXTRA, The Sing-Off, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Hannah Montana, and High School Musical 2. He’s also composed music for commercials for Audi, Mazda, Skechers and Verizon, as well as trailers for Cinderella (Disney), Ocean's 8, Narcos, Sneaky Pete, and Better Call Saul.Michael has taken his knowledge and experience of music licensing and created the Master Music Licensing Program, which provides a first-hand look on how to obtain sync placements in film and television.During the interview we spoke about growing up in Woodstock, making the jump to writing for television, the 4 step process to licensing, and much more.On the intro I’ll take a look at singles that won’t die, and Focusrite acquiring Sequential Circuits.var podscribeEmbedVars = { epGuid: 'https://bobbyoinnercircle.com/?p=2833', rssUrl: 'https://bobbyoinnercircle.com/feed/podcast/', backgroundColor: 'white', font: undefined, fontColor: undefined, speakerFontColor: undefined, height: '600px', showEditButton: false, showSpeakers: true, showTimestamps: true };

40mins

4 May 2021

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BTB Ep 276: Spotify’s in the premium podcasting game; Michael Elsner of Master Music Licensing joins

Break the Business Podcast

TOPICS: Spotify’s premium option for podcasters; new CDC guidelines and what they mean for indie creators; we interview Michael Elsner of Master Music Licensing to get sync licensing tips. Find out more about our guest’s work by visiting www.mastermusiclicensing.com.Rate/review/subscribe to the Break the Business Podcast on iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, and Google Play. Follow Ryan @ryankair and the Break the Business Podcast @thebtbpodcast. Like Break the Business on Facebook and tell a friend about the show. Visit www.ryankairalla.com to find out more about Ryan's entertainment, education, and business projects.

59mins

2 May 2021

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Music Licensing Explained by Michael Elsner

Streamline with Mike Warner

Michael Elsner helps independent musicians create a lucrative income without signing their life away to a record label or publisher, by getting their music on TV Shows, Films and Commercials. He does this using a 4 step process he's developed over the last 16 years that has allowed him over 2400 sync placements of his own music. In this episode he says some quick tips to help artists get comfortable and get more familiar with the world of music licensing. You can download Michael's e-book at https://www.mastermusiclicensing.com/ebook-offer

5mins

1 May 2021

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PLP 065: Sync Night with Michael Elsner

Producer Life Podcast

Back in mid-February I attended a virtual sync licensing meeting hosted by Dani Felt (who you may remember from episodes 55 and 56). Dani brought in Michael Elsner as the guest speaker. Michael has had over 2,000 placements of original music in TV, film, and commercials over the last 15 years. He gave a terrific talk about sync licensing and also runs a course at MasterMusicLicencing.com. Michael offered so much actionable advice, I had to share what I learned.

10mins

29 Mar 2021

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Ep. 25: Michael Elsner

Songwriting For Guitar Podcast

Mike talks with sync licesning expert Michael Elsner. Michael has been a professional touring guitarist with over 2000 placements. He has also helped educate songwriters on how to enter this world of TV/Film through his course Master Music Licensing.

51mins

15 Feb 2021

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The Career Musician Ep. 66: Real Musicians Don't Starve with Michael Elsner

Pantheon - The Music Podcast Network

In this episode of The Career Musician, we will learn from our guest, Michael Elsner the business of music licensing. Michael’s career as a musician spans over 30 years being a guitarist, songwriter/composer, and music licensing guru. He has toured with artists of various genres, in a multitude of countries throughout the world. He has over 2,200 sync placements and has songs & compositions that have appeared on over 180 different Television Series, Major Motion Film Trailers & International Commercials.https://www.michaelelsner.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 9mins

8 Nov 2020

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A CONVERSATION WITH MICHAEL ELSNER

The EntreMusician

This Special Episode features a soulful conversation with Composer/Producer/Musician & Author Michael Elsner.    Michael is the Developer & Director of the Online Course Master Music Licensing, of which I am an active student.   As a songwriter and producer, Michael has over 2000 original song placements in over 750 TV episodes, and has contributed music to over 180 individual television series. He has also written music for various movies, film trailers, and commercials, some of which include American Idol, The Voice, EXTRA, The Sing-Off, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Flip or Flop, the Real Housewives Series, Hannah Montana, and High School Musical 2.   Michael has written and produced commercials for Audi, Buick, Mazda and Skechers as well as the theme song for the Saturday Morning TV show “The Young Icons.”   Licensing his music catalog to TV shows, Films, Commercials, Video Games, and Film/Game Trailers has been an integral part of his career for the last 15 years. In addition, he is heavily involved in his production company SonicTremor and his E-book,  "The 4 Step Plan to Licensing Success" is available for free on his website.   Michael shares tons of wisdom for those looking to embark upon a career in Music Licensing as well as practical tips for moving the needle forward and adding value to others as an EntreMusician.   Join Us @ TheEntreMusician.com   Donate via Cash App at $TheEntreMusician   Theme Music is "YOYO" written by G.H. Beulah, Jr. & J. Herod, Jr. Performed by SounDoctrine © 2002 Soul Food Music (BMI) All Rights Reserved

1hr 13mins

2 Nov 2020

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How To Get Your Music In TV, Film, And Commercials (Sync Licensing Masterclass With Michael Elsner)

Modern Musician

Michael Elsner is the Founder of Master Music Licensing with over 2000 placements of original music in TV shows, film trailers, and commercials. He helps artists create a consistent income stream with their music by showing them how to successfully license their music to TV, films, commercials, video games, and other outlets. In this episode, Michael shares how to properly approach the business of sync licensing, and how it differs from the traditional music industry.Get Michael Elsner's FREE Master Music Licensing E-Book Here: http://bit.ly/MasterMusicLicensingE-bookGet Michael's Free Fanbase Growth Workshop Here: https://bit.ly/FanBaseGrowthWorkshop

54mins

5 Oct 2020

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Real Musicians Don't Starve | Michael Elsner EP. 66

The Career Musician

In this episode of The Career Musician, we will learn from our guest, Michael Elsner the business of music licensing. Michael’s career as a musician spans over 30 years being a guitarist, songwriter/composer, and music licensing guru. He has toured with artists of various genres, in a multitude of countries throughout the world. He has over 2,200 sync placements and has songs & compositions that have appeared on over 180 different Television Series, Major Motion Film Trailers & International Commercials.https://www.michaelelsner.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 10mins

9 Sep 2020

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