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Copyright and Fair Use   Tags: copyright, ethics, fair_use, performance  

Describes the variety of print and Internet resources available on copyright as well as issues of fair use with regards to music both recorded and printed.
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All aspects of the performing arts require an understanding of copyright law. From using excerpts for a class presentation to scheduling a new composition on a concert program, the musician is required to gain the needed performing rights and/or permissions if it does not fall within the guidelines of fair use.

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Patrick Fulton
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Robinson Music Library
p. 216-707-4503
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Where do you work in the Library?
You will likely find me all over the place from the Media Center to the Reference Desk. Research Services happen everywhere!
What are your musical interests/activities?
I'm a clarinetist and bass clarinetist in my performance life (both orchestral and chamber). I have a deep love of opera and musical theater as well, however.
What are your hobbies?
Distance running, Hiking, Exploring Cleveland

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