Ludan Bone is the Owner/Managing Director of Songba Culture Development Company in Beijing, China.
With over twenty five years of experience in the production music business, I have been on the ground and instrumental in introducing the concept of copyright and paying to use music in broadcast and audio-visual productions in China. I have battled against piracy and companies offering their music at giveaway prices attempting to get a foothold in the market and as the Elton John song goes “I’m Still Standing”.
1993: Part-time marketing with Zomba Production Music Australia.
1994: China Manager ZPMA. Setting up offices in China.
1997: China Manager BMG Zomba Production Music Asia.
2003: Following BMG’s acquisition by Universal, I set up my own company ‘Songba’ to act as sub-publisher for the Universal owned production music catalogues.
2018: Sub-publisher for BMG production music catalogues at June in China.