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Musician Agreements

Whether you're booking a gig, running a recording session, or performing at an event, a musician agreement can help keep everyone in tune.


Use the Shake app to customize your Music Agreement


Sign the agreement via your smartphone or tablet


Send the document to the other party for signature

Musician Work For Hire Agreement: Recording Session

This agreement is for musicians working a recording session and is designed to ensure that the rights to the recording go to the hirer. Among the topics covered are the details of the session, ownership of work, payment, cancellation, image rights and confidentiality.

Musician Work for Hire Agreement: Live Performance

This agreement is for musicians and bands booking gigs and for event planners looking to hire a musical act. The contract covers items such as arrival time, payment, length of play, cancellation policy, and travel and accommodations.