Moravian Music Foundation
Preserving, Sharing, and Celebrating Moravian Musical Culture
Here is your Zoom invitation to our Thursday evening gathering!
BOTH Social Time and Meeting Time
The meeting room opens at 5:30 for anyone to join in and just talk with each other – no agenda! – bring your own beverage and snacks.
You can take a break, go grab supper, bring supper to the conversation, or whatever …
I’ll leave this meeting room open, and we’ll convene as the Board of Trustees at 7:00 p.m.
September 24, 2020 Thursday at 5:30 – until…
Here is the Zoom link and phone number:
Or by phone:
+1 646 558 8656 US
Meeting ID: 833 4157 9276
I am so looking forward to seeing you, and wish it could be in person!
Topic: MMF Board – SATURDAY
Time: Sep 26, 2020 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 870 2328 8979
We will hope to conclude our meeting by 11:00 or so. Looking forward to being with you!
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I have a question about copyright and streaming. We have CCLI license and streaming license at my church, but it does not cover many pieces for organ. Would the ASCAP license provide that protection for us to stream and include copyrighted organ music? I’ve read their website, and it seems like it would. https://www.ascap.com/music-users/types/church-or-ministry
Dear Worship Leader,
We have been instructing folks to follow CCLI and OneLicense guidelines, which, as you discovered, unfortunately, rarely cover instrumental/keyboard music.
Yes, it appears as though ASCAP offers a “WorshipCast” streaming license, which is set up in much the same manner as CCLI and OneLicense licenses – i.e., the fee structure is based on worship attendance:
A quick click brought up this fee structure:
1 – 199 (in attendance): $284.00
200 – 499 (in attendance): $424.00 (obviously it goes up from here)
Some further good news – the WorshipCast license offered above is controlled by Christian Copyright Solutions (a division of CCLI, and it appears as though purchase of this license would allow you to broadcast both ASCAP and BMI titles, opening up even more possibilities.
I don’t think, however, that this license includes SESAC titles; thus, if you wished to perform anything under the SESAC umbrella (Dan Gawthrop, for instance), you would need to approach that entity directly for a license:
Thank you for bringing this to our attention.
Blessings to you in your music ministry!
Gwyneth Michel, Assistant Director, Moravian Music Foundation – – (with edits by Erik S.)
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