CISAC is the worldwide physique representing amassing societies. Its final president was Jean-Michel Jarre, and earlier than him it was Robin Gibb from the Bee Gees. Huge sneakers to fill for its subsequent president, proper?
Step ahead… Björn Ulvaeus. The co-founder of ABBA will serve a three-year time period as president of CISAC, having been elected by a gathering of its Common Meeting this week.
He will not be working the physique – that is director basic Gadi Oron’s job – however Ulvaeus’ function will be to assist CISAC’s work round creator rights, royalties and know-how in music and different artforms.
“They’ve advised me that the presidency is what you make of it. I can provide my views, and I can speak about issues that I feel are essential, and perhaps there’ll be some sort of debate. I can attain governments at this degree, from CISAC,” Ulvaeus advised Trecentro, in an interview forward of the announcement.
“I’ve given free reign, and I’ll suspect that they are going to remorse that they gave me free reign, perhaps! I am going to be outspoken, I feel. I discover it very troublesome to carry again and be diplomatic and like a politician.”
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