The following four factors are used to determine if a use is fair:
Music copyright includes multiple rights -- copyright of composition and performance copyright.
Three Helpful Questions for Transformative Use:
1. Does the new work add something new to the original work?
2. Does the new work have a further purpose or different character than the original?
3. Does the new work alter the original work with new expression, meaning or, message?
Copyright for Educators and Librarians: Kevin Smith, MLS, JD; Lisa A. Macklin, MLS, JD; Anne Gilliland MLS, JD