Knowledge Base

At BMIM we collect experiences and knowledge from the very best media music creatives, among which composers, sync agents and sometimes even experienced clients. To make it a little, we gathered all tips and tricks for you in one place, here at BMIM’s know-how.

BMIM's Matchmaking: the preparations, follow up & new opportunities

Have you ever wondered what happens during a Buma Music in Motion matchmaking session and what possibilities it brings? Do you want to know how to prepare yourself? How to follow up and what happens next? We got just the thing for you. We asked two talented composers: Hans Nieuwenhuijsen and Arend Bruijn to share their experiences.

How to follow up on your One-on-One Matchmaking

Once you have had your One on One you probably want to continue your conversation and follow up. But how? We asked our professionals about their do’s and don’ts when following up and wrote a blog post with several pointers to get you going. Use these tips to follow up on the One-on-One session(s) and turn your connection into a successful collaboration.

How to Make the Most out of your Matchmaking session

We asked some of our speakers about do’s and don’ts in networking meetings and more specifically about what to do (and what not!) during our very own One-on-One sessions. Leon Noordzij, Pirke Bergsma, Daniel Kuypers, Daniel Cross, Mark Gordon and Jedd Katrancha shared their knowledge about pitching music and talking business in a matchmaking session. Check their tips and tricks here!

The three biggest pitfalls in pitching – and how to avoid them

It is not always easy to present your qualities in a straightforward manner to a potential client, partner, producer, or other stakeholder. In this blog post, you will find the three biggest pitfalls and how to avoid them. Having a powerful pitch ready will help you to achieve professional goals faster, attract new clients and partners and differentiate from others. Besides, a powerful pitch can be very useful at e.g. networking events and job interviews.

InSync with… Modern Day Composers

InSync is a new, recurring column where music agencies, sync agencies and composers get the chance to talk about their top-notch productions of 2020. We will deep dive into their work, unlock behind the scenes information and plunge into their creative processes. Today, we’re inSync with Rogier van Twuijver from Modern Day Composers.
  

InSync with… Sony/ATV Music Publishing

InSync is a new, recurring column where music agencies, sync agencies and composers get the chance to talk about their top-notch productions of 2020. We will deep dive into their work, unlock behind the scenes information and plunge into their creative processes. Today, we’re InSync with Karolien Mazereeuw-Coolen, Head of Sync at Sony/ATV Music Publishing.