Licensing, Permissions, & Commissions

Permissions & Licensing: ONE LICENSE

It is important to respect and honor the creative work of liturgical composers.  It is very easy for all of David’s music (as well as the liturgical music of Lori True, Zack Stachowski, W. Clifford Petty, Kate Cuddy, Stephen Pishner, Barbara Bridge, Tom Franzak, Michael Mangan, Manoling Francisco, SJ; Anna Betancourt, Luke Rosen, Christian Cosas, Rodolfo Lopez and Stella Garcia-Lopez, Leon C. Roberts, Maureen Briare, and M. Roger Holland and other liturgical composers) to be made available to you.  All of David’s liturgical compositions and the music of the other composers named above can be obtained through the national licensing consortium, ONE LICENSE (www.onelicense.net).  In addition to GIA and OCP, the Member Publishers of ONE LICENSE include World Library Publications, Augsburg Press, The Liturgical Press, Hope Publishing, Morning Star, Concordia Publishing, Oxford University Press, The Pilgrim Press, and a host of other publishing houses.  It is also possible to arrange for permission individual songs.  For more information about how to subscribe to this wonderful service, contact ONE LICENSE directly at [email protected]. If you want to speak to them directly by phone, call 1-800-ONE-1501.

Mechanical Licensing

For groups looking to make their own recordings featuring David’s music and the other composers featured on this website, please contact each publisher directly.

To license David’s songs in the GIA catalog (as well as those of Lori True, Zack Stachowski, Kate Cuddy, Stephen Pishner, Tom Franzak and Rob Glover, Leon C. Roberts, Christian Cosas, M. Roger Holland), submit your request online at https://www.giamusic.com/sacred_music/mechanical.cfm.

For particular one-time occasions (e.g. conferences, conventions and ordinations) GIA will extend free reprint permissions for the copyrights owned and administered by GIA Publications, Inc. Contact GIA at [email protected] or at 1-800-GIA-1358 if you have any questions about this type of permission.

For mechanical licensing permission and information regarding those few pieces of David’s that are published and copyrighted by OCP Publications (namely: Advent Gospel Acclamation, He Is the Lord; I Am the Living Bread; Jesus, Come to Us; To Be  Your Bread; We Will Rise Again, and Where There Is Love)  contact them directly at 1-800-548-8749.

For mechanical licensing permission and information regarding the compositions of W. Clifford Petty, Michael Mangan and, Christian Cosas, that are all published by World Library Publications (WLP), contact them directly at 1-800-566-6150.

For mechanical licensing permission and information regarding the compositions of Barbara Bridge, Manoling Francisco, SJ; Anna Betancourt, Luke Rosen, Rodolfo Lopez and Stella Garcia-Lopez, Leon C. Roberts and Maureen Briare that are all published by OCP Publications, contact them directly at 1-800-566-6150.

Commissions

Depending on his schedule, David can accept commissions for liturgical compositions for various occasions and events.  If you are interested in commissioning a piece, you will need to contact David directly ([email protected]) about any inquiries.  The cost and timeline will vary deepening on the scope, and David’s availability schedule-wise to do so.  David only takes on one or two commissions a year.