Dart Music Launches Distribution Service Geared for Classical Musicians and Their Unique Metadata
One might wonder if the classical genre is big enough for its own digital distributor. "It absolutely is," Dart Music CEO Chris McMurtry tells Billboard.
One might wonder if the classical genre is big enough for its own digital distributor. “It absolutely is,” report on music licensing released in February recommended such a registry be created by private actors.
Non-classical musicians and labels can distribute their music through Dart, but the company is really a bet that classical metadata is a problem worthy of being fixed. “At our core, Dart is a music metadata company,” says McMurtry. “We pride ourselves on creating the best music metadata in the world.”