Abiding by the terms of this copyright permissions policy is a way for you and your congregation/organization to support this ministry and enable it to continue to serve the church. Thank you for understanding that musicians – even church musicians – need to make a living too!
Here’s how it works:
- Look at the chart below and see which kind(s) of permission you would like to choose.
- If you want to pay by sending a cheque in the mail, download this simple “permissions” form, print it, fill it out, sign it, and mail it with appropriate payment (cheque or money order) to SmallTall Music at the address indicated on the form.
- If you want to pay by credit or debit card online using PayPal, click here and follow the instructions.
It’s that easy. Thank you!
Nature of Use in Congregation/Organization Fee
One Song – One-Time Use * Free of charge
• For use at a single worship service or activity
One Song – Ongoing Use** $20 Cdn/US one-time fee per song
• For any use after the first use
All Songs – Ongoing Use** $50 Cdn/US one-time fee per album
• For ongoing use of any song written by Bryan Moyer Suderman and released
on a SmallTall Music album
Other uses Contact SmallTall Music for quote
* “One-Time Use” includes: permission to reproduce words and/or music for a song written by Bryan Moyer Suderman on photocopies (including church bulletins), overhead transparency, or computer file for use at a single worship service/activity of a single congregation or organization (school, camp, etc.).
** “Ongoing Use” includes: permission to reproduce words and/or music for a song written by Bryan Moyer Suderman on photocopies (including church bulletins and in-house songbooks), overhead transparency, or computer file for the lifetime of a single congregation or organization (school, camp, etc.).
Note – “Use” does not include: permission for audio duplication, broadcast, or publication of songs in magazines, songbooks, hymnals, etc. that are distributed or made available to the public. Please contact SmallTall Music for those permissions and rates.
Please include this acknowledgment wording on all copies:
“Words and music by Bryan Moyer Suderman. Copyright © SmallTall Music. All rights reserved. Used by permission.”
All copyright remains the property of SmallTall Music.