Unleash Your Inner Songwriter Workshop - March 2022 Session
  • Unleash Your Inner Songwriter Workshop - March 2022 Session

Unleash Your Inner Songwriter Workshop - March 2022 Session

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Sold Out March 2022 Class Dates: March 5, 12, 19, and 26 (12 p.m. PST / PDT)
* Day Light Saving Time starts on March 13th.

This is a 4-week (virtual) interactive songwriting workshop led by Songwriting Degree holders Victoria Vox (Berklee '00) and Jack Maher (Berklee '98). It's a bonus if you already play an instrument and sing (or have some

Sold Out March 2022 Class Dates: March 5, 12, 19, and 26 (12 p.m. PST / PDT)
* Day Light Saving Time starts on March 13th.

This is a 4-week (virtual) interactive songwriting workshop led by Songwriting Degree holders Victoria Vox (Berklee '00) and Jack Maher (Berklee '98). It's a bonus if you already play an instrument and sing (or have some knowledge of music), but if not, we got you! Believe it or not, some of the best songwriters in the world can't sing a note or play a lick. We are here to help you either make the ideas in your head into something tangible, or give you a springboard to unleash the creative songwriter within you.

Classes will be held online via Zoom. Each class is a 90-minute session) LIMITED TO 10 PARTICIPANTS.

Week 1: Songwriting 101 Crash Course: You'll receive a Songwriter's Toolkit prior to class, and we'll go over songwriting terminology, song-form, lyric structures, and other rules meant to be broken. We'll use popular song examples to analyze harmonic and melodic structure. If you haven't yet tried to write a song, now would be a good time to start. If you have one ready to share and get to work on, we'd love to hear it.

Week 2: Bring In Your WIPs (works in progress or a song you're stuck on: chords / lyrics / both). Through song analysis and crafted strategies, you'll learn how to rewrite/edit, get out of a rut, make your current song stronger, or help you fix any problem spots. It's sometimes hard to self-critique your own song and find the thing that isn't "working for you". We are here to offer constructive criticism and some real solutions! We will make sure everyone has a chance to share their WIP.

Week 3: We will continue to workshop original songs/WIPs. Keep in mind we spend about 20-30 min. on each students song.

Week 4: Everyone is welcome (and encouraged) to share their finished songs or continue to workshop other WIPs. If time allows, and everyone has received feedback, we will do a group write!

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