Boosey & Hawkes Composer News
    FEATURED COMPOSERS
     

    Licensing Terms and Conditions

    The following are the Terms and Conditions applicable when completing any of our Licence Request Forms within the Boosey & Hawkes Licensing Service.
    Use of the Licence will be subject to the following terms and conditions:

    Grand Rights Licence

    • This form is for the purpose of obtaining a grand rights licence to perform or broadcast a copyright dramatico-musical work (or works) (e.g. operas, musicals, or staged cantatas) or perform a ballet.


    • Completion of the Licence Request Form does not in itself grant you the right to make use of any musical work owned or controlled by Boosey & Hawkes. We reserve the right to grant or deny any Licence Request at our sole discretion.


    • The Licence Request Form refers specifically to the right to use copyright material in the musical work or works and does not automatically include the right to rent the orchestral score and parts. If you wish to obtain details of the terms for the rental of the works to be performed or broadcast, please tick the box at the foot of the Licence Request Form marked "Rental Rights Required".


    • See General Terms for all licences below.


    Arrangement Licence

    • This form is for the purpose of obtaining a licence to arrange a copyright musical work (or works). In this context arrange includes transcribing a work for a different combination of instruments, utilising a work as the basis of another work (e.g. a theme and variations), quoting a work within another work and sampling a work.
    • Completion of the Licence Request Form does not in itself grant you the right to make use of any musical work owned or controlled by Boosey & Hawkes. We reserve the right to grant or deny any Licence Request at our sole discretion.

    • See General Terms for all licences below.


    Reprint Licence

    • This form is for the purpose of obtaining a reprint licence to reprint a copyright musical work (or works) as part of a folio, tutor, book, magazine or newspaper article, in a concert programme or CD notes etc.


    • Completion of the Licence Request Form does not in itself grant you the right to make use of any musical work owned or controlled by Boosey & Hawkes. We reserve the right to grant or deny any Licence Request at our sole discretion.


    • See General Terms for all licences below.


    Synchronisation Licence

    • This form is for the purpose of obtaining a synchronisation licence to use a copyright musical work (or works) as part of an audio-visual production (e.g. Feature Film, TV Film, TV Series, Cinema Advert, TV Advert, Corporate Video etc.).


    • Completion of the Licence Request Form does not in itself grant you the right to make use of any musical work owned or controlled by Boosey & Hawkes. We reserve the right to grant or deny any Licence Request at our sole discretion.


    • The Licence Request Form refers specifically to the right to use copyright in the musical work or works and does not automatically include the right to use any master recording. However, Boosey & Hawkes owns or controls the right to use many master recordings of its musical works, and if you wish to obtain details of these recordings and a master rights licence at the same time as a synchronisation licence for the musical work(s), please tick the box at the foot of the Licence Request Form marked "Master Rights Required". If Boosey & Hawkes cannot grant you the master rights for any musical work, these rights must be obtained from the record company which owns the rights to the recording that you wish to use.
    General Terms For all Licences

    No licence granted through the use of this service will be valid until and unless:

    • You are in receipt of a fully-executed licence agreement signed by yourself and by an authorised signatory of Boosey & Hawkes, and


    • Terms have been agreed for full payment of the applicable licence fee set out in the agreement.

    By submitting the Licence Request Form you thereby agree to abide by the terms and conditions above governing the use of this web site licence request.

     
    Mailing List

    Sign up for news updates and offers via email

    SIGN UP
    ONLINE SCORES

    Explore our library of over 1000 online scores

    VIEW SCORES
    FAQ | Contact Us | Links | About Us | Shop Directory | Careers | Terms of use | RSS Index