Songwriting Essentials

Ever want­ed to know what goes into mak­ing your favorite song’ Pow­er­ful imagery, accom­pa­nied by a sim­ple hook are first steps in the secrets to pen­ning a mem­o­rable song. Learn the essen­tials to song-craft­ing; lyric writ­ing, melody mak­ing, re-writ­ing, genre spe­cif­ic, song structure/​inspi­ra­tion. Have fun while you write a song and present it to an engag­ing audi­ence and write a col­lab­o­ra­tive song with oth­er par­tic­i­pants. See what you’ve learned in action with a new song and per­for­mance from your instructor.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

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