Copyright Information for As One Voice
All music contained within the As One Voice collections (printed music scores, lyrics, recorded music and digital files) is subject to copyright. Unauthorised reproduction of any of these formats, by any means (electronic, mechanical, micro copying, photocopying, digital reproduction, recording or otherwise) is a violation of copyright law.
What is Copyright?
The purpose of the copyright law is to promote the use of copyrights and to protect the rights of the copyright owner. A copyright is an exclusive right given to an author of an original created work. It is property, an asset, a legal interest, protected by law. Included in the exclusive rights given to the copyright owner is the right to copy the work into any form such as in print or as a sound recording.
'Can I reproduce music from 'as one voice' under my church copyright licence?
The majority of the songs and hymns in the As One Voice collections are covered under one or more of the annual Australian church music copyright licence schemes. It is essential that you check that the title you wish to reproduce is covered under your licence. If the work is not covered under your licence, the work may not be reproduced without prior written consent from the copyright owner.
Please note, no reproductions of full music scores or choral arrangements published by Willow Publishing are permitted under the Word of Life Music Copy Licence or LicenSing Online Licences. Melody-lines and texts may be reproduced under the Word of Life Annual Restricted Licence and each of the LicenSing Online licences.
Further information on copyright is available on this website in the Online Shop under the top tab 'Copyright'.
Which titles are covered?
When sampling songs on this website you will notice a code after each title i.e. WOL (Word of Life), CCLI (Church Copyright Licence International), L’Sing (LicenSing) and PD (Public Domain). This coding system will help you determine whether a song is covered by your licence. Please note, this code is subject to change. This code is a guide only. It is recommended that you check with the administrator of your church music licence before copying any work from As One Voice.
how can i obtain more information?
For further information about church music licence programmes contact:
LicenSing – Copyright Cleared Music for Churches
PO Box 288
Brookvale NSW 2100
Phone: (02) 99483957
Fax: (02) 9948 8153
Christian Copyright Licensing International (CCLI)
PO Box 6644
Baulkham Hills BC, NSW 2153
Free Call: 1800 635 474
Phone: (02) 9894 5386 (International +61 2 9894 5386)
Fax: (02) 9894 5701
Christian Copyright Licensing International (CCLI) – New Zealand
PO Box 210012
Laurence Stevens Drive
Manukau 2154, Auckland
Phone: +64 800 373 773
Auckland: +64 9 887 0390
Wellington: +64 4 887 0252
Christchurch: +64 3 667 0258
Fax: +64 9 887 0391
Word of Life International
PO BOX 345
Mirboo North. VIC 3871 VIC
Phone: 03 5664 9245 (+61 3 5664 9245)
Fax: 02 5664 9249 (+61 3 5664 9249)