Jean Michel Jarre talks ‘fair share for creators’ at Midem (February, 3rd 2014)

Jean Michel Jarre is both musician and president of the International Confederation of Authors and Composers Societies (CISAC), and as such, has a view or two on digital music and its impact on artists and songwriters. He took to the Midem stage this afternoon for a session titled “Fair Share for Creators” to share some of those views, in an interview conducted by Music Week’s … Continue reading Jean Michel Jarre talks ‘fair share for creators’ at Midem (February, 3rd 2014)

Interview to Billboard (July, 2013)

Jean Michel Jarre has a lot on his plate, and that’s just the way he likes it. The French electronic music pioneer is working on two album projects, there’s an outdoor show to plan for next month, a tour on the horizon and he’s just settling in to his new role well-away from the studio — as president of authors and composers society CISAC. Remarkably, … Continue reading Interview to Billboard (July, 2013)

Jean Michel Jarre Interview by The Music Network magazine (July 2013)

Jean Michel Jarre was interviewed by The Music Network this week. He speaks CISAC, author rights, about his two new albums and Perth, Australia concert. Extract: I’m working on two different album projects. I’m recording my next album, and the other is a special project on the Internet. My main project album, I’m recording it to be ready for the end of the year. And … Continue reading Jean Michel Jarre Interview by The Music Network magazine (July 2013)

JMJ interview with Larry LeBlanc about CISAC and more (june 2013)

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— By Larry LeBlanc (CelebrityAccess MediaWire)
This week In the Hot Seat with Larry LeBlanc: Jean Michel Jarre, president of the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC).
Leave it to a celebrated French composer, performer and music producer to rally creators from around the world.

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Jean Michel Jarre President of CISAC, calls creators to action

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In a fiery keynote conversation that ended the World Creators Summit in Washington, DC (June 4 & 5), electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre rallied creators around the world to action, asking them to “shake the trees” and “restore our positive and dynamic image” by seizing the message of the intellectual property debate.

“We’re seen as old-fashioned, being seated on their pots of gold and scared of the future,” he lamented to his interviewers Edmund Lam (CEO & Director, COMPASS – Singapore) and Luciano Marchione (Director General, SAVA – Argentina). “We have to […] stop complaining and just go for it.” Continue reading “Jean Michel Jarre President of CISAC, calls creators to action”