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The complete idiot's guide to the art of songwriting

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The complete idiot's guide to the art of songwriting

Kelly, Casey.

New York : Alpha, c2011.

xvii, 222 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Songwriting is an art, but fortunately it's an art you can learn. This guide is packed with everything a beginning songwriter needs to know to hit all the right notes.

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ISBN:

9781615641031 (pbk.)

ISBN:

1615641033 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

MT67 .K45 2011

Dewey Class No:

782.42/13 23

Author:

Kelly, Casey.

Title:

The complete idiot's guide to the art of songwriting / by Casey Kelly and David Hodge.

VaryingTitle:

Complete idiot's guide

VaryingTitle:

Art of songwriting

Publisher:

New York : Alpha, c2011.

Physical:

xvii, 222 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-212) and index.

Summary:

Songwriting is an art, but fortunately it's an art you can learn. This guide is packed with everything a beginning songwriter needs to know to hit all the right notes.

Subject:

Popular music--Writing and publishing.

AE:PersName:

Hodge, David, 1957-

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504 BibliogrphyNote   $a Bibliography, etc. note  Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-212) and index.
505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Getting yourself ready. Magic and myth ; Defining structure ; A look at musical genres ; The chicken and the egg -- Painting with words. What have you got to say? ; Who is singing your song? ; First impressions ; Choruses, verses, and bridges ; Lyrical lyrics -- Making music. Notes, chords, and keys ; Making memorable melodies ; Finding harmony ; Some assembly required ; Rhythm ; Hooking your listener -- Getting better all the time. The art of rewriting ; Turning your song into a demo ; Avoiding ruts and blocks ; Working well with others ; Taking your songs for a test drive ; The digital age -- Going pro. Copyrights ; The business of the music business ; New horizons.
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