Your Q-Music membership pretty much covers you for almost all uses. Here are some examples of how you can and can't use our music. Our full terms and condtions are displayed further down this page:
TV and Radio
As a member of Q-Music you are fully licensed to use our music in TV and Radio productions.
Internet & Streaming
As a member of Q-Music you are licensed to synch our music to your video and flash productions. Our music can only be distributed as part of an audio/visual multimedia presentation. You are not permitted to redistribute our music in library form or its native form.
Music On Hold
As a member of Q-Music you are fully licensed to use our music in your own "On Hold" presentation as the "End User". If you are in the business of providing "End Users" with music for their On Hold systems you are not licensed for this type of usage as a standard Q-Music member. Please contact us to negotiate a resellers license.
CD ROM Multimedia Presentations
DVD ROM Multimedia Presentations
In Store & Public Spaces
As a member of Q-Music you are fully licensed to play our music as "Musak" or "Background Music" during the life of your membership.
Computer / Video Games
As a member of Q-Music you are licensed to synch our music to your video game productions. Credit must be given to www.q-music.co.uk in the game credits.
Have we missed you out?
If you cant see any reference to the type of usage you require please get in touch and let us know exactly what you need. Please our contact form.
The Q-music licensing store terms and conditions of use
Welcome to Q-music. The following are the terms ("terms") and conditions that govern your use of the q-music.co.uk site. The following terms and conditions of use embody a legally binding contract between you (the user and licensee) and Q-music (the licensor). Before continuing to use this web site or download any of our sounds and media files please read, understand and agree to these terms in their entirety. By continuing to use this web site and our service, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms. If you do not agree with these terms, you must refrain from using our web site and our service.
The site, services and materials, and their selection and arrangement, are protected by copyright, trademark, trade dress, patent, trade secret, unfair competition, and other intellectual and proprietary rights (the “Intellectual Property Rights”). Q-music does not grant any express or implied rights to use the site, services and materials. This web site, its content and all related rights remain the exclusive property of Q-music.
The following information details the licensing terms that will apply to any music licensed from Q-music.
When a user purchases a license they become a licensee. We will grant licensees of our music a non-exclusive,
non-transferable, single project license to use the
licensed music in the licensees multimedia production. The license will allow the licensee to use the sounds only as specified during the licensing checkout process.
Licensee is NOT permitted to share, re-license, reproduce, or otherwise transfer our music to any other individual or company. Any attempt to reproduce, share or re-license our music in any form will result in criminal prosecution against the licensee. Our music is protected by the copyright laws of the United Kingdom. Canada and the United States.
Editing of the sounds
Licensee is permitted to process and edit the duration of the sounds as is necessary for use in Licensees project.
Email and Spam Filters
Registered users and Licensees accept responsibility for receiving the email messages that are sent to them by the Q-music web site. Q-music cannot be held responsible for failure to receive important messages due to spam filter rejection or blacklisting of our mail service by your ISP. If you have licensed sounds from Q-music and have not received a copy of your receipt/license via email please contact us via our contact form and we will endeavour to help. License information and WAVE file downloads can be obtained by logging in to your account and viewing your Order History.
Minors must have parental consent before agreeing to these terms or ordering any of the sounds available on this web site.
You are not allowed to publish our music as your own, or as credited to yourself. If you wish to add lyrics, poetry, vocals or instrumental accompaniment to any of our music you must contact us to obtain a license based on your exact requirements.
The information on this Site is provided "as-is" without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose, non infringement, or warranties of any kind.
Exclusion of Damages
Q-music makes no other warranty either expressed or implied, of merchantability, fitness for any particular use or compatibility with any software, computer or other kind of equipment. Neither Q-music nor any of its trustees, agents, employees, representatives or associates shall be liable for any damages. Q-music makes no representation or warranty that the User's access to and use of the Site (1) will be uninterrupted or error-free (2) is free of viruses, unauthorized code, or other harmful components, or (3) is secure. Users are responsible for taking all precautions necessary or advisable to protect against any claim, damage, loss or hazard that may arise by virtue of use of the Site. The entire risk as to the quality and performance of any material from this Site is with the user.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances will Q-music or the owner of any Media contained within the Q-music web site be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages (including any lost profits or lost savings), or from User access or use of the Media on the Site. In any event, the combined limit of liability of Q-music and the copyright holder of the Media shall be the fee paid by the user for the Media on the Site. Users acknowledge that without their agreement to this limitation of liability, we would not provide access to the Site or permit any use of the Media.
You will indemnify, save, hold harmless and defend Q-music from and against any and all claims, demands, suits, damages, liabilities and all reasonable expenses, including attorneys' fees, against or suffered by Q-music with respect to any matter that arises as a result of a breach of this agreement by you.
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You are NOT permitted to include our music in "web site templates or multimedia templates" that are sold or given away freely by such organizations as www.templatemonster.com this is regarded as reselling our material in a ''native'' format and is not acceptable unless you have negotiated a custom license agreement with our licensing department. This type of specialist agreement can be obtained by contacting Q-music via our contact form.