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  • ARTISTI is a collective rights management organization created by Union des artistes in 1997 to protect, promote and defend the rights granted to performing artists in the Copyright Act. Its mission is to manage and distribute the royalties owed to performing artists pursuant to the Copyright Act.

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  • UDA (Union des artistes) represents French-speaking professional artists in Québec and Canada as well as artists speaking other languages who work in any English-language production destined to a predominantly Anglophone audience. The mission of UDA is to defend the social, economic and moral interests of its members who are predominantly freelancers.

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  • Société professionnelle des auteurs et des compositeurs du Québec (SPACQ) is an association representing the moral, economic and professional interests of Francophone songs throughout Canada and of all music composers in Québec. Its more than 600 members benefit daily from the association’s many services.

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  • The mission of the Guilde des musiciens et musiciennes du Québec (GMMQ) is to champion the value of music and the indispensable contribution of professional musicians to our society by representing and defending their artistic, social and economic interests.

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  • Association des professionnels de l’édition musicale (APEM) represents Québec’s music publishers and Francophone music publishers elsewhere in Canada. Its members control 830 publishing companies representing 400,000 musical works. APEM defends the rights and interests of the music publishers and authors and composers it represents.

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  • Founded in 1978 to defend the interests of its members and foster the development of Québec’s music industry, the Association québécoise de l’industrie du disque, du spectacle et de la vidéo (ADISQ) is a professional association of 250 organizations directly or indirectly involved in the production of records, shows and videos.

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  • A Tool to Adopt Immediately!

    Want to start using the best indexation practices for your musical content? MetaMusic has a template Excel form that you can download and fill out (in French only). Each filed has a description link and an example that will guide you in filling out the form efficiently.

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  • SOCAN manages and protects the performing and reproduction rights of over 150,000 authors, composers, music publishers and visual artists. SOCAN offers an integrated rights management approach as well as indispensable solutions for the performing and reproduction rights holders it represents.

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  • Soproq is the not-for-profit collective rights management organization of sound recordings and videos producers. Soproq’s repertoire includes nearly 2,000,000 titles belonging to some 3,000 rights holders in Québec, Canada and other countries such as production companies, self-produced artists, distributors, associations, foreign rights management organizations, etc.

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