On Being a Self-Published Composer

Those of you who have lis­tened to my audio pod­cast, par­tic­u­larly Episode 15, know I am a self-published com­poser. I learned the tricks of this trade via Jen­nifer Hig­don, pic­tured here. If you’d like to know all about this topic, have a look at this link from the online mag­a­zine, New Music Box, hosted by the Amer­i­can Music Center.

Browse around. There’s good arti­cles about the state of pub­lish­ing today, and lots of com­poser weigh in on the advan­tages and dis­ad­van­tages of being your own publisher.

About Richard D. Russell

This was written by Richard D. Russell, New York City based composer of fine music.