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The Best Lessons On Songwriting Show You How To:

  • Express Your Thoughts, Emotions And Stories In Your Own Songs With Complete Accuracy so that others really feel and understand what you want to say in your music.
  • Develop Your Own Authentic And Unique Songwriting Style so that you have your own recognizable, desirable and enviable sound.
  • Compose Your Songs To Be Liked, Loved & Admired By Lots Of People; Starting With You.
  • Get The Most From Each Songwriting Lesson so that you learn more than simply ‘how to write a song’.
  • How To Write Songs Easier so you are not pulling your hair out with every song you try to write.
  • Get Started Quickly And Avoid Staring Into Space Feeling Frustrated because you don’t know how or where to begin writing your new song.
  • Generate Lots Of Different Songwriting Ideas Fast so you have several great and appropriate directions to complete the songs that you’ve already started; there are few things more frustrating to us songwriters than songs that have remained unfinished for weeks, months or even years.

It doesn’t matter where you are right now, how experienced you may be or what styles of music you want to write songs in. You have the same core challenges, obstacles, desires and frustrations as we all do.

Whether you are here to learn the basics of how to write a song or are already an experienced composer, you want lessons on songwriting that will help you to consistently write great music that you can be proud of today, a month from now, and 25 years from now.

Here, you will find a growing number of high quality songwriting lessons, songwriting tips, advice, systems and other resources to help you develop your songwriting talents to the highest levels possible.


Songwriting Courses

Overcoming Writer's Block for Songwriters

How To Put An End To Musical Writer's Block And Gain Inspiration For Songwriting

Are you unsure how to get started, continue or finish your song? Do you ever struggle to create tons of great ideas for songwriting? If so, you must develop effective methods for creating new songwriting ideas right away - otherwise you will never make progress as a songwriter and write music that sounds exactly how you want it to. Develop powerful methods for creating tons of great songwriting ideas by reading this page on how to overcome musical writer's block and start writing highly self-expressive songs right away.


Latest Songwriting Videos

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How To Develop Musical Ideas To Create Dynamic Guitar Riffs

NEW!Many guitar players can come up with good riffs with a bit of trial and error. And then they just repeat them over and over... but just repeating a riff does not a song make. Today I will show you how I helped a guitar player by taking one of his riff and showing him lots of variations that he can use in his song. Click here to watch a video with a lot of juicy examples on how to develop a guitar riff into a song

song writing instruments

What Instruments Should A Songwriter/Composer Know How To Play?

This is a question that I receive surprisingly often: "Hey Tommaso, what instruments do I need to learn to become a good songwriter? I already play instrument X, but I was wondering if I should branch out". Incidentally, it's also a great question! Click here to find out what are the three master instruments for songwriting and how they can help you become a great composer.

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Creating Memorable Melodies By Selective Repeating

The first thing that 99% of the listeners notice in a song is the melody of the song. But if you open a composition or music theory book, you'll find chapters and chapters about chords and musical forms, but very little on how to write a melody. And yet there is a lot that can be taught and learned about melodies. Click here to see a simple "secret" passed down from the master composers that will make you write great melodies in few minutes. Guaranteed.

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Latest Songwriting Articles

dealing with writer's block

When Top Songwriters Get Writer's Block, This Is What They Do

Everybody creative has experienced writer's block before or later: that dreadful feeling of not being able to come up with any creative musical or lyrical idea. Professionals have it too, but what sets them apart is that they have specific strategies to deal with it and become creative again as fast as possible. I have collected for you six strategies to deal with writer's block, and I'm sure that they will take you out of your rut in no time!

intelligent song lyric repetition

Creative Lyric Writing Secrets: When Simple Repetition Is Not Enough

How to write catchy lyrics for a chorus? How to write memorable song titles? And especially, what Shakespeare has to do with any of it? It turns out that one of the secrets of the Bard is also one of the most used principles in modern songwriting. Click here, my friend, click here to learn how a little intelligent lyrical repetition can make your song great.

seven unusual ways to write songs

7 Unusual Ways To Write Better Songs

How many ways there are to write songs? Many, of course! But how many ways do YOU know? If I challenged you to come up with as many possible ways to write songs, how many could you list? Most people can only mention one: the one they use all the time - and since they use only one, they get stuck all the time! In this article I show you SEVEN unusual ways to write a song. Just by reading through this article you are going to have TONs of ideas. Wanna bet?

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Free Songwriting eBooks

create music that sounds like you want it to

How To Create Music That Sounds ‘Exactly’ How You Want It To

Do you want to know how to make good music that creatively expresses your unique thoughts and ideas? If you want to consistently create good music each and every time you write a song, you will need to learn what is keeping you from fully expressing yourself in your songwriting... Learn how by reading this free eBook on 7 most common problems that cause your music to “not sound right”.

chord progressions for songwriting

Chord Progressions For Songwriters

Are you trying to find which chords to use so that you can make your music more interesting, unique and creative? In order to get the most out of any chord progression you need to learn HOW to use them to enhance your music. You can find everything you need in this free eBook on 5 Powerful Chord Progressions Ideas To Enhance Your Songwriting.

songwriting mistakes that kill your creativity

Writing Lyrics Like Your Favorite Singers

Would you like to write incredible vocal melodies in your songs? Do you wish you knew the methods and techniques that your favorite singers use to create their own vocal lines while writing song lyrics? Do you want to reproduce the same feeling you get from your favorite singers melodies into the melodies you write? Download and read this free eBook on Writing Song Lyrics.


Latest Songwriting Interviews

songwriting interview with simone mularoni

Songwriting Interview With Simone Mularoni

Simone Mularoni is popularly known as the guitarist and main songwriter in Italian metal bands DGM and Empyrios. With DGM, he has released 3 studio albums and toured throughout Europe. Learn how he comes up with songwriting ideas in his bands by listening to this exclusive interview.

Songwriting Interview With Jorn Viggo Lofstad

Jorn Viggo Lofstad is a songwriter and guitar player in Pagan's Mind. In addition to releasing many full length albums and touring internationally with Pagan's Mind, he has also written music with Jorn Lande as a member of Jorn. Learn about his songwriting process by listening to this interview.

Songwriting interview with Mats Haugen

Songwriting Interview With Mats Haugen

Mats Haugen is a guitarist and songwriter who has released several full length albums and toured around the world in the progressive metal band Circus Maximus. Listen to his thoughts about writing melodic metal music in this exclusive interview.

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