FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS: Highlights from the 2017 BMI Maui Songwriters Festival
Relive the excitement and tropical splendor of 2017’s edition of BMI’s Maui Songwriters Festival, where attendees enjoyed rare intimate performances from chart-topping artists and songwriters like Eric Church, Heather Morgan, Bob DiPiero, Lily Meola, Ed Roland, Randy Houser, Maren Morris, Luke Dick, Casey Beathard, Jon Pardi, Ashley McBryde, Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson. Enjoy these highlights.
Celebrating over 76 years of service to songwriters, composers, music publishers and businesses, Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®) is a global leader in music rights management, serving as an advocate for the value of music. BMI represents the public performance rights in nearly 13 million musical works created and owned by more than 800,000 songwriters, composers, and music publishers. The Company negotiates music license agreements and distributes the fees it generates as royalties to its affiliated writers and publishers when their songs are performed in public. In 1939, BMI created a groundbreaking open-door policy becoming the only performing rights organization to welcome and represent the creators of blues, jazz, country, and American roots music. Today, the musical compositions in BMI’s repertoire, from chart toppers to perennial favorites, span all genres of music and are consistently among the most-performed hits of the year.