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Would You Like to Write Songs Class

January 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ever wanted to write a song or just write better songs, but not sure how?
This course will introduce you to the tools and techniques you need to write your first or your next song. We’ll look at some of the fundamentals of songwriting, building knowledge as you progress.
By the time you’re done, you’ll have gone through the process of writing your own song, working with lyrics, rhyme, pitch, melody, chord progressions and more.

Explore the principles of songwriting
Writing songs is an enjoyable and creative way to express yourself. With this course, you’ll discover the underlying principles of song writing.
As well as looking at how to set words to a rhythm, you’ll examine what an effective melody looks like, and how to structure and even perform your piece. These techniques can help you write future songs on your own.

Create a song of your own:
If you’re struggling with how to write song lyrics or what to write a song about, we’ve got you covered. We will be using assigned ideas called prompts, I’ll build up a song from each prompt and encourage you to do the same.

Some of the topics we will cover

  • Writing lyrics
  • Song forms and structure
  • Setting your lyrics to music
  • Arrangement ideas
  • Performance tips

YOUR INSTRUCTOR Randy Lewis Brown is a lifetime songwriter whose songs have received multiple accolades. He has recently released his 8th album of original songs. More info available at www.RandyLewisBrown.com

Details

Date:
January 9
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

WCA Annex
212 Market St.
Winnsboro, TX 75482 United States
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Phone
(903)342-0686
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