The COSCAP Quarterly

Submitted on Mon, Aug 18, 2014

The COSCAP Quarterly:Copyright In The RegionHow Does COSCAP Set Licence FeesPrimary BroadcastersValuing Licensing Parameters

COSCAP 2013 Review

Submitted on Sun, Feb 09, 2014

In 2013, like other businesses in Barbados, COSCAP faced its share of challenges nevertheless, some success was achieved. In spite of our economic trials the music business like other sectors within the creative...

International Standard Recording Code

Submitted on Thu, Jul 12, 2012

The International Standard Recording Code (ISRC) was introduced by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) to facilitate the identification and tracking of the use of sound recordings globally....

Guardians of Music Competition

Submitted on Tue, May 01, 2012

COSCAP thanks the sponsors of the Guardians of Music "Sign a Tune" Competion.

Upload your songs to the BMAT monitoring system

Submitted on Tue, May 01, 2012

As you should already know, COSCAP has invested in an independent monitoring system, called the BMAT system.  In order for this system to be effective it is necessary  to first to upload recordings and digitise them in MP3...


Join COSCAP as a song writer
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Members can search the BMAT database directly to see if their recordings have been uploaded
Search CISAC database

Very often we are asked about the musical works in our database but it is impracticable to provide a complete listing as there are millions of works.  However, you can check the International Standard Work Code (ISWC) database to see if a particular song is within this database which we use.

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