Singer-songwriters, guitarists, pianists, and artists of other musical styles, connect together here about creating songs, writing lyrics, jamming, performing and more. You are encouraged to:
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In this ongoing series, explore the craft of songwriting. Through regular interviews and short videos, professional songwriters share inspiration and advice about diverse musical styles and approaches to the art of songwriting.
|Falu:"Never let an idea fade away into oblivion"||Elizabeth Eckert:"Every song you write makes you better"||Scott Sharrard:"The craft and life experience will get you there"|
|Kara DioGuardi:"Let the song take you where it’s going to go"||Nikki Jean:"And I said to myself, wait ... the same guy wrote ALL these songs?"||Kahn Morbee:"Move on and try and do something different the next time."|
|Mike Grubbs:"You work and you get better"|
Hello everyone :)To be honest, I've only written lyrics before. I think that the words and the emotion behind them come to me first, and the vocals and music come later. The problem with that now is that I tend to write the lyrics and forget to…Continue
Started by D'Jara Culpepper. Last reply by Majorie Lattimore Jun 10.
Hi!So I've really wanted to learn for quite some time how to write a song. I've never been taught how. Could someone explain the basic steps needed for writing one? I understand music --I play piano--but I don't know how to writie my own…Continue
Started by Caitie Melloy. Last reply by Caitie Melloy 7 hours ago.