Music especially composed for a film, TV show, radio show or commercials is known as commissioned music, and is generally treated by STIM in the same way as other compositions.
Production music (library music)
Production music, also known as library music, is created by writers for the sole purpose of being used as background music in films, TV programmes and similar productions.
Negotiated prices and agreement terms and conditions apply to TV channels that broadcast in Sweden.
Remuneration from abroad
When STIM's catalogue is performed outside of Sweden, STIM receives royalties for and details of the works performed. When music from other countries is performed in Sweden, STIM sends royalties to collecting societies in those countries.
How much is one minute of broadcasting worth?
Here are a few examples of how much one minute of air play is worth in royalties.