Forensic Musicology

Dr. Joe Bennett

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Forensic Musicology

Dr. Joe Bennett

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EXPERT MUSIC ANALYSIS FOR MEDIA AND LAW

Music analysis for copyright matters

A forensic musicologist report is a comprehensive comparison of two or more works to establish the likelihood and extent of possible plagiarism. 
More infomusic analysis and copyright services

Sample analysis

Sample detection is the practice of establishing whether audio from an earlier recording has been used as part of a later one
More info: sample analysis services.

TV, film and advertising consulting

Where original music is used with the moving image, it often includes deliberate cultural allusions. 
More info: media consulting services.

Corporate consulting

Many corporations use sonic logos or idents, and these can be protected as copyrights and/or trademarks. 
More info: corporate consulting services.

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SELECTED CLIENTS

Loeb & Loeb LLP
Simkins LLP, Media and Commercial Law
Universal Music Publishing Group
Warner Chappel Music Group
Netflix
Ministry of Sound
A/V Squad
Bartle, Bogle, Hegarty
Wunderman Thompson
Locke Lord
Locke Lord - a client of Joe Bennett Music Services
Van Straten Solicitors
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Detailed, objective analysis and confidential expert opinion.

Dr. Joe BENNETT in the media

Joe Bennett interview: The Guardian
Joe Bennett interview: The Daily Telegraph
Joe Bennett interview on NPR (National Public Radio)
Joe Bennett interview in The Times (UK)
Joe Bennett interview with the BBC
Article in Forbes magazine including an interview with Joe Bennett
Article in The Economist including an interview with Joe Bennett
Article in The New York Times including an interview with Joe Bennett
 Article by Joe Bennett in The Washington Post
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Professional memberships

American Musicological Society

Database of forensic musicologists

Audio Engineering Society

Associate member

American Bar Association

Associate member

International Association for the Study of Popular Music

Member

International Association for the Study of Popular Music