We know there is a lot of confusion about new music licensing changes for events under the Varsity umbrella. We are always striving to keep you informed, so we have gathered information from some of the most knowledgeable people in the industry.
For the latest from Varsity see their announcement: Music Announcement
Take a look at what Dave Sanchez, a Harvard lawyer and one of the founders of Dance Team Union, has put together to help clarify the rules for you… Music Copyright Law FAQ
WE ARE THRILLED TO HAVE A PANEL OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR YOU AT THIS YEAR’S CONFERENCE ON AUGUST 13TH TO DISCUSS THE NEW MUSIC EDITING RULES. VOICES FROM UCA/UDA, NCA/NDA, USA, MA DANCE, USASF AND DANCE TEAM UNION WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE.
The purpose of this panel is to educate coaches on the music rules and regulations of as many organizations as possible and give you the tools and advice to prepare for a successful season! We know that with change people are nervous about following all of the rules properly. We would like to ease your nerves and help you feel confident that you are doing everything you can to set your team up for success. This panel is not designed to be a debate between view points but rather to give coaches the resources to prepare for any and all competitions that your team will be attending this season. Again, this is meant to be informative and give coaches information on all of the options out there. We hope you’ll join us at the conference!