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Dr Tilo Gerlach

Managing Director of the Collecting Society for Performance Rights (GVL)

(Picture © Die Hoffotografen GmbH Berlin)

Since 2001, Dr. Tilo Gerlach has been Managing Director of the Collecting Society for Performance Rights (GVL) and a lecturer at the Humboldt University of Berlin. Dr Gerlach, who holds a doctorate in law (after having studied in Berlin and Freiburg), was a trainee lawyer in Berlin and Washington from 1993 to 1995 and a research assistant at the Institute for Commercial Law at Humboldt University. From 1996 to 2001 Tilo Gerlach was legal advisor to the GVL, since 2006 he has been a lawyer. He is also President of AEPO-ARTIS, the European umbrella organisation of collecting societies for performing artists, and Secretary of SCAPR, the international umbrella organisation of collecting societies for performing artists.

Dr Tilo Gerlach at IAMIC2020

Session

Music Distribution & Authors' Rights

About

What are the tensions between (free) offerings and the compensation of authors? What effect does streaming have on the promotion of artists? Who is compiling playlists, and how established are streaming platforms in the context of classical music? Which role do streaming providers play in the development of young composers?

Contribution

Panel discussion

When

Wednesday, 3 June 2020
International Conference (open to the public):
Musical Life at the Crossroads between Tradition and the Future

15:00–16:05 Session 4

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