Call for Contributions


Deadline: June 1, 2020


Monograma is preparing a special issue on Management Models in the Music Industries. The editors invite submissions on this area from a variety of perspectives, addressing all types of music (including traditional music, urban popular music, classical music, videogame music, motion picture music and music for other audiovisual/cross media/interdisciplinary products).

As a guide, possible topics include:

• Live music

• Recorded music

• Music production

• Songwriting and Music Publishing

• Management of festivals, fairs and conferences

• Concert management

• Artist management

• Orchestra management

• Concert hall or theatre management

• Tour management

• Music venues (old and new)

• Strategic planning and planning strategies

• Project management

• Design thinking

• Human resources / Personnel management (leadership, motivation, etc.)

• Programming

• Audience development

• Music marketing and communication

• Digital communication and social media management

• Publicity

• Legal issues (legal forms, regulations, collective labour agreements, statutes)

• Copyright and intellectual property management

• Business models

• Self-management models

• Entrepreneurship and start-up companies

• Sponsorship and fundraising

• Digital transformation

• Management software

• Innovation, R+D+i

• Quality management

• Evaluation, monitorization and impact measurement

• Internationalisation

• Sustainability, development and SCR issues

• Study cases

• Academic research

Manuscript submission guidelines: