only sghistory.com

Home Page

Browse Categories

edit Main.SideBar

All articles are the property of SGHistory.com and should not be copied, stored or reproduced by any means without the express written permission of the editors of SGHistory.com. Wikipedia editors, this particularly includes you. Please do not copy our work and present it as your own. Thank you.

-

Recent Changes
Page last modified on November 21, 2008, at 12:32 AM EST

A.ASCAP

ASCAP

History

The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers, or ASCAP, is a performing rights organization founded in 1914. ASCAP collects and distributes royalties for the performance of licensed, copyrighted music. ASCAP currently has more than 280,000 composers, songwriter, and music publisher members, and is managed by a board of directors elected from the membership. It is the oldest of the three performing rights organizations officially recognized by the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976.

Edit - History - Print - Recent Changes - Search