Author Archives: Maria Reinaas


Feb 18


IMMF for “Music Moves Europe”

On February 14th the European Union (EU) music sector gathered in Brussels at the invitation of the European Commission to support calls for a fully-fledged EU music programme in the years to come.   Ahead of the development of a potential programme the “Music Moves Europe” Preparatory Action  (a pilot project adopted by ...

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Jan 18


The Data Gap and ISNI – 22 Jan 2018

YouTube is to adopt the ISNI (International Standard Name Identifier) for creators (authors, performers and others) who contribute to music on the platform. This could be a significant step towards closing music’s Data Gap. Reviewing this topic is Jake Beaumont-Nesbitt with input from IMMF Chairs Volker May, Patricia Hermida and ...

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