The Songwriter's Workshop: Melody
Hal Leonard Book

The Songwriter's Workshop: Melody

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Author: Jimmy Kachulis

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Table of Contents

The Songwriter's Workshop
A. Ideas
B. Song Sections
Melody on Chords
A. Ideas
B. Song Sections
Melody Across Chord Changes
A. Ideas
B. Song Sections
Melody Over Chord Changes
A. Ideas
B. Song Sections
Melody Against Bass Lines and Riffs
A. Ideas
B. Song Sections
What Next?

Spark your imagination with hundreds of creative songwriting techniques! This hands-on guide provides lessons on how to write innovative songs, based on popular songwriting courses at Berklee College of Music. Whether you're a beginning songwriter who can't read a note of music, or an experienced professional looking for new ideas, this book will provide new insight into your craft; it teaches the fundamental techniques behind today's hit songs, together with easy-to-follow exercises so you can immediately apply these tools to your own art. This book comes with access to online audio recordings so you can practice your songs with accompaniment, even if you can't play an instrument.

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