Chappell Music

  1. Ray Charles’ Publishing Goldmine

    May 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Ray Charles is a music publisher’s dream. Not only did he write songs that stand the test of time, but his interpretations of other songwriter’s tunes could turn them into royalty-generating goldmines. Charles wrote classics like “What I’d Say” an ...

  2. EMI Music Pub Names Global Vice Chairman

    August 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Robert Flax appointed to role. EMI Music Publishing has appointed Robert Flax as its first-ever worldwide vice chairman. The position, revealed by co-CEOs Martin Bandier and Roger Faxon, was created to reflect Flax’s new responsibilities to concen ...

  3. EMI U.K. Pub Chief Reichardt To Depart

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Publishing U.K. chairman/CEO Peter Reichardt is to exit at the end of May after 16 years at the helm. EMI Music Publishing U.K. chairman/CEO Peter Reichardt is to exit at the end of May after 16 years at the helm. According to a statemen ...

  4. EMI U.K. Pub Chief Reichardt To Depart

    April 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music Publishing U.K. chairman/CEO Peter Reichardt is to exit at the end of May after 16 years at the helm. EMI Music Publishing U.K. chairman/CEO Peter Reichardt is to exit at the end of May after 16 years at the helm. According to a statemen ...

  5. Bider Bids Warner/Chappell Farewell

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music publishing veteran Les Bider is stepping down from his position as Warner/Chappell Music chairman/CEO, Warner Music Group announced Feb. 17. NEW YORK -- Music publishing veteran Les Bider is stepping down from his position as Warner/Chappell ...

  6. Les Bider Splitting Warner/Chappell

    February 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Warner/Chappell chairman/CEO Les Bider is stepping down. He has been chairman of the Warner Music Group publishing company since the 1987 merger of Warner Bros. Music and Chappell Music. Warner/Chappell chairman/CEO Les Bider is stepping down. He ...

  7. New WMG Regime Readies Pink Slips

    March 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Warner Music Group is expected to begin issuing pink slips today (March 2) in a process that could play out over the next month. Some 1,000 employees around the world are being cut as WMG's new ow The Warner Music Group is expected to beg ...