SPECIAL CONSIDERATION: Hymns for Healing
GIA has made five hymns and songs available for free download through September 1, 2020. We are happy to waive licensing requirements in relation to non-commercial online streaming only on a temporary basis for these five Hymns for Healing pieces in order to further this gesture of support. We ask of course that users give credit to the songwriters and include the title of the piece and copyright information in a suitable place accordingly in posts to social media platforms and/or websites.
Those who would like to keep their posts available for streaming access after the conclusion of this period may secure permission either directly with GIA as outlined below or report use with a Podcast/Streaming license through ONE LICENSE.
Arrange or transcribe a song for non-commercial use by a custom ensemble. Email details to firstname.lastname@example.org for a quote.
Out-of-Print Sheet Music Photocopies
Photocopy a song from an out-of-print publication. $1.00 per song, per copy. $25 minimum license fee.
Single Song Sheet Music Photocopies
Photocopy a single song from a publication or collection. $1.00 per song, per copy. $25 minimum license fee.
Bulletin or Program (One-time use)
Reprint a song in a church bulletin or songsheet for a one-time church service or event. Contact ONE LICENSE
Overhead Lyric Display (Slides, PowerPoint Projection)
Display song lyrics on slides or PowerPoint presentations in church or other congregational settings. Contact ONE LICENSE
Reusable/Seasonal Insert/Pew Card
Reprint a song in a permanent worship aid for use by a church; valid for the life of the set number of copies. $40.00 fee per song, up to 500 copies. Please request a quote for 500+ copies. Email email@example.com.
Reprint a song in a product available for purchase. Email publication details to firstname.lastname@example.org.
CD and/or Digital Audio Download (MP3, AAC, WAV)
Record a song for release on a physical product (CD), or record a song for release as a digital download. $0.091 (9.1-cents) per song per copy for songs up to 5:00 in duration; $0.0175 (1.75-cents) per song per copy, per minute, for songs 5:01 or longer in duration. $25 minimum license fee.
Digital Audio Stream
Stream a recording online that is not downloadable. Use an original recording or a purchased recording of the song. $15.00 per song, per 6-month term. Email email@example.com with details: Licensee/Organization name and billing address, song title, author/composer, posting date, length of term requested.
Create practice CDs/MP3s for choir members/ensemble. Contact ONE LICENSE
Video (DVD/Digital Download)
Make a video of the live performance of a song or use a song in the background of a video for release as a DVD or a digital download. $0.15 per song per copy. $25 minimum license fee.
Mechanical (Synch) License Application - Online [Please specify “Video” in the Special Instructions field.]
Digital Video Stream - Streaming/Electronic Rights
Stream a video online (not for permanent download) with a song playing in the background, using an original recording or a purchased recording of the song. Post a video recording of a live performance of a single song to social media platforms (e.g. YouTube, Facebook, etc.). $15.00 per song, per 6-month term, up to 3 years; $100 flat fee per song for term greater than 3 years/in perpetuity. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with details: Licensee/Organization name and billing address, song title, author/composer, posting date, length of term requested.
Live Performance (Drama or Musical)
Use a song in a public performance of a dramatico-musical work, either by live musicians or from an audio recording played in the background. $25 per song, per week, for amateur productions. For professional productions, please contact us for a quote. Email email@example.com with production details.
Live Performance (Concert)
Use a song in a public performance outside of the context of public worship, either by live musicians or from an audio recording played in the background. $25 per song, per week, for amateur productions. For professional productions, please contact us for a quote. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with performance details.
Streaming/Podcast of Live Worship Services
Live-stream to members of congregation who may be homebound, traveling or serving in active duty, and archive services for the duration of the license. Contact ONE LICENSE
From Annual, Event, and Single-Use Reprint Licenses to Practice-Track and Podcast/Streaming Licenses, ONE LICENSE has a license that will meet your congregational music reprint needs. Visit http://www.onelicense.net to learn more.
In Europe our sub-publisher is Small Stone Media, http://www.smallstonemedia.com.
In Japan our sub-publisher is Little Star Copyright Management, http://www.littstar.co.jp.
If you do not see what you need on this list or on the ONE LICENSE website, please email your request to email@example.com or contact GIA directly at 1-800-GIA-1358.