Songwriting Tips in 120 Seconds | Melody and Music theory



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“How do you know that you really created a melody? Foolish q maybe, but I sometimes come up with a new song and later start to wonder if its a melody I might have heard years ago.” read more

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Basic Music Theory For Producers And Songwriters (part 1) “7 Notes, 7 Chords”



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SongWriters Showcase: Joe Ely, Lyle Lovett, John Hiatt and Guy Clark

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Songwriting I – Year One

Songwriter’s Skills and Craft
– Creative Songwriting: Melody and lyrics writing.
– Basic Structures: The Verse-Chorus (AB) form. The Verse-Chorus-Bridge form.
– Theory for Songwriters: Basic concepts of music theory for songwriters.
– Lyric-writing: The 6 best friends. Number of Lines. Length of Lines. Dimension of lines (external, internal, hybrid). Rhyme types.
– Rambling & Scaffolding: Generating ideas, getting inspiration, using your senses
– Rhetoric in Songwriting: Anaphora, Parallelism, etc.
– The Classic Form: Standard AABA form.
– AAA Forms and blues Form: Old but still gold song forms.
– History of Song: Glances at established songwriters.
– Introduction to Music Technology: Creating a song demo.
– Listening and analyzing songs: Understanding forms.
– Modes of Address: Lyrical. Dramatic. Narrative.
– Through-composed Form: a more complex song form.
– Basic Business of Music: Tips for new songwriters. read more

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How To Build Confidence in Songwriting



Advice on how to build your confidence as a songwriter. I share 5 truths that are important to remember when you get discouraged or when you’re stuck on what to write. Share this video with a friend who needs encouragement that their voice matters and the world needs to hear it. read more

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MTT60: Songwriting apps used by Charlie Puth, Sarah Aarons and Steve Lacey



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Recently I gave a keynote speech for a music education conference with the theme Play, Create, Inspire. I loved this theme because it was simple to tie into what’s going on in music technology right now. read more

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How to write a song: Songwriting Tips Lyrics



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Unplugged – Songwriting with Functions



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The Songwriting Chronicle #8 – Danish Cake Time



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The Songwriting Chronicle #8

Danish Cake Time

This title for this song came from an instagram post with the caption ‘danish cake time’.

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