Are You an Aspiring Songwriter?
Do you want to write lyrics and music like the legends? If you’re just getting started, or have some experience writing songs, I believe I can help you to develop your craft further.
Knowing how to best develop your songwriting can be difficult. Like anything ‘out there’ you will find both helpful and unhelpful information on songwriting.
What Makes a Song Great?
Great lyrics and great music make a great song — a song worthy of the legends. The legends are successful because they knew how write lyrics and music in a way that transported their listeners to a special place. They touched their listeners’ emotions.
There are number of important songwriting principles that you need to observe if you are going to write like them. Get these ‘down’ and you will set the stage to transport your listeners where you wish to take them and give them a memorable experience. And who are these legends? People like George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Lennon-McCartney, Smokey Robinson and Carole King.
If you want a less subjective approach to writing great lyrics, I suggest you start by picking up my eBook Learn How to Write Lyrics Like the Legends. It will take you through these principles a step-at-a-time.
The book is written in a follow-along style and includes two worksheets to help you with your writing. Work alongside me as I create a lyric from scratch. As you work on your own lyric, I believe you will have many aha moments as you discover the reasons why great lyrics work. Putting these principles into action in your own songs will definitely put a smile on your face and on the faces of your listeners!
My next eBook, Learn How to Write Music Like the Legends is coming soon. In the meantime, pick up the lyric writing eBook and start improving your lyrics today.