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Is monetizing covers possible on YT?

KatyAdelson

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I use two or three computer composition software suites myself; but none of them is notation software. Two produce Generative Music, and one creates Fractal Music; and all output to MIDI files. An example of my output is linked below without the http part.

youtube.com/watch?v=5Rz7hjXvMB4
I think that sounds different enough from something being computer-generated! :) If the video is only posted on one of your accounts, and if the music and/or video clip isn't being reused all the time, I don't think there should be anything wrong with it! ^_^
 
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I think that sounds different enough from something being computer-generated! :) If the video is only posted on one of your accounts, and if the music and/or video clip isn't being reused all the time, I don't think there should be anything wrong with it! ^_^
This is to date, the only video of this composition on YouTube, and it is on a former Paid Content channel with only 5 subscribers.

The visuals are from the music visualization programme Plane 9; and at that time were rather hard to capture. The developer of the app allows commercial use if you make a direct request. These are not followiing the music because I captured at one point in time, several of the visualizers without music playing, in the hopes of being able to use them for several different videos; which I have done over multiple channels.

In the light of the new rules, that was a mistake; and though I cannot hope for "mercy" from YouTube on that point, I will take my chances rather than take down the videos and possibly lose watch time.

I also have used the same video clip over several videos when I make music or tone set "series". I've already decided what I will do if/when I am demonetized though, as I've stated before.

The reason my most viewed videos are so, is because my viewers love the content. I've found playlist after playlist containing my hypnosis, binaural beats and tone sets, and my music. There are even auto-generated topic channels for the "band names" I've adopted as a music artist. They will continue to make me money even if I am demonetized by YouTube, as will the same videos on my music distributor's channel.
 
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