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Understand songwriting

song writing Essential perspective on songwriting Overview Reading this page will give you a clear understanding of the following:   …

song layout

song layout Plan your song’s structure The challenge​ It pays to plan out how your song will hang together. If…

Song forms​

Song forms Options on how to structure songs Challenge To select a structure appropriate to the artistic intent Examples of…

Sensory writing

sensory writing Transport your audience by using sense bound language. Problem Your lyrics aren’t believable. You can’t bring the listener…

Meter

Meter The rhythm hidden in words Problem Your lyrics don’t seem to scan properly, they don’t seem to fit the…

Layout your song

Layout your song Plan where you will place your lyrics using the Song Structure canvas Problem You have a section…