- Meet the Publishers
Monday : 1:20pm – 2:20pm
Matthew Capper is the Managing Director of Warner/Chappell Music Australia Pty Ltd, and is a Director of APRA (Australasian Performing Right Association) and AMCOS (Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owner’s Society) and the Deputy Chairperson of AMPAL (Australasian Music Publisher’s Association Ltd). Prior to working at Warner/Chappell, Matthew was the Administration Manager at Festival Music Publishing, a now-defunct Australian independent music publishing company, which was acquired by Mushroom Music in 2005.
About Warner/Chappell Music
Warner/Chappell Music is one of the world’s leading music publishing companies, and is part of the Warner Music Group. They have a catalogue of over one million songs, representing the works of writers and artists such as The Eagles, Led Zeppelin, Radiohead, Eric Clapton, Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Nickelback, George Michal, Dido, The Strokes, Timbaland, The Ramones, REM, New Order, Sex Pistols, Guns N’ Roses, The Smiths, Elbow, Them Crooked Vultures, and Green Day. They have one of the largest catalogues of standards in the world, with writers such as Cole Porter, and George & Ira Gershwin. Locally, Warner/Chappell Music publishes some of Australia’s most iconic artists including the Little River Band, Australian Crawl, Moving Pictures, INXS and Real Life.