CMU Insights is a leading provider of training and consultancy to the music industry and companies working with music. Find out about our upcoming training courses and other services on this page, or email to discuss your projects.
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Tapping into the knowledge and insights of the Complete Music Update editorial team, and backed up by regular research projects, CMU Insights is uniquely positioned to advise on current trends and best practice in the management, marketing and monetisation of music.

Our TRAINING COURSES provide concise, indepth and easy-to-digest overviews of the latest trends and developments in music rights, artist deals, direct-to-fan, digital, marketing and PR. Details of upcoming open courses are given above, or click here to find out about our in-house training services.

Our CONSULTANCY team provide a range of services including developing in-house training programmes and materials, authoring and editing research reports, curating and hosting training and insight events, and providing one-on-one coaching and advice.

We have also programmed four editions of THE GREAT ESCAPE convention, the UK’s premiere music business event, while the Insights team make their knowledge available to the grass roots music community via the CMU:DIY outreach programme.

To discuss our services and how we can help your business call 020 7099 9050 or email For details on our other insight and creative services click here.

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